Colleen M. Ryan


AMBOY — Colleen M. Ryan, 63, of Amboy, died Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2023, at her home.

She was born May 31, 1960, in San Antonio, Texas, the daughter of Patrick and Jane (Buhman) Ryan. 

She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Amboy and Zions Well in Dixon.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, David Ryan and longtime partner, Cecil Davis.

Colleen is survived by her children, Nicole (Jahn Deleo) Predny, of Wisconsin, Patricia (Matthew) Hood, of Amboy, and Deirdre (Joseph) Hintz, of Amboy; and three grandchildren, Addison Hess, Michael Hood, and McKenna Hood. She is also survived by one brother, Kevin (Collette) Ryan, of Homer Glen.

A celebration of life will be held at noon, on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2023,at the First Baptist Church in Amboy with visitation preceding the service from 10 a.m. to noon at the church. Burial of cremains will be at a later date at Prairie Repose Cemetery in Amboy. 

Food to follow the celebration of life.

Arrangements by the Mihm-Jones Funeral Home in Amboy.