Obituary for Eleanor T. Daigle (Ryan)
Eleanor T. (Ryan) Daigle passed away in her sleep on May 21, 2013 after a lengthy illness.
Eleanor was born in Lowell, MA on May 4, 1930. She was the beloved daughter of the late Thomas S. and Mary A. Ryan. She was a graduate of Notre Dame Academy, Northern Essex Community College and Merrimack College.
Left to cherish her memory are her husband Albert G. Daigle of Dracut, MA; her daughters Virginia McKenna of Toano, VA, Martha Matthews of Raleigh, NC, and Mary Daigle-Pearson of Lowell, MA; her grandchildren Lisa Ward, Kelly Burgess, Jennifer Burgess, Kathryn Craig, Michael McKenna, Siobhan McKenna, Meghan McKenna, Conor McKenna, Ryan Matthews, and Caroline Matthews; her great-grandchildren Ryan Ignacio, James McKenna, Lillian Craig, and Padraic Craig. Eleanor is also survived by her brother and sister-in-law Thomas and Helga Ryan of Clearwater, FL and many nieces and nephews.
Eleanor was predeceased by her sister Mary (Betty) Ryan and brother William Ryan.
At the request of Eleanor’s family there will be no calling hours. Her Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, May 28th at 9:30 AM in St. Margaret Church in Lowell. Internment to follow in St. Patrick Cemetery, Lowell. At her families’ request in lieu of flowers donations may be made to ones charity of choice. Arrangements entrusted to the care of DRACUT FUNERAL HOME.