Robert (Bob) Y. Ryan, 87, a longtime resident of Oak Park, died in Sarasota, Florida, on April 11, 2014. He was the owner of Leland C. Fay Jewelers and Grables Galleries on Oak Park Avenue for 25 years. 

He retired to Florida 22 years ago but always considered Oak Park to be home. He was a member of the Dupage Shrine, El Haj, and the Elks. 

Bob Ryan is survived by his daughter, Sarah (Phil) Martinez; his granddaughters, Rachel and Marin Martinez; his sister, Sue Miller; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by Pat, his wife of 59 years. 

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 3, at 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel of the First Church of Lombard at 220 S. Main Street in Lombard (entrance to the chapel is on the corner of Main and Maple streets). 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Tidewell Hospice of Sarasota at Tidewell Hospice Philanthropy Dept. on 5595 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34238.

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