Peacefully at home with her family by her side, on Friday February 1, 2013. Marlene Ryan of Elgin, in her 72nd year. Beloved Wife of Bill McIlroy. Dear Mother of Billy (Grace) of Chicago and Susan (Wayne) Christensen of Tulsa, Oklahoma. Dear Sister of Jack (Bernice) Ryan of Belleville, Gerald Ryan of Perth and Don (Arlene) Ryan of Peterborough. Predeceased by sister, Marie Patterson and brothers, Teddy, Francis and Tommy Ryan. Fondly remembered grandchildren; Emelio, Gabriela, Rebecca, Brandon and Lauren. Also survived by several nieces nephews. The family will receive friends at the SCOTLAND FUNERAL HOME, 27 Main Street, Elgin on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9. Liturgy of the Word in Our Chapel on Tuesday morning at 11 o’clock. Rite of Committal, St. Columbanus Cemetery, Elgin. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations made to the University Hospitals Kingston Foundation (Cancer Centre) or the Elgin Food Bank would be appreciated by the family.