At London Health Sciences Centre on Saturday, May 12th, 2012 in his 69th year. John Melvin Ryan of Forest, Ontario passed away surrounded by his loving family. Beloved husband of Patricia (Bloomfield). Loving father to Deborah Ryan and Vicki (Clifford) Haycock, grandfather to Dustin (Christine) Haycock and Shelby (Jason) Baxter, great grandpa to Bryson Baxter. Dear son of the late John and Rose Ryan, son in law of the late Roy and Nellie Bloomfield, brother Gord (Marilyn) Ryan, Lenora and the late Gord Johnson, Pat (Gary) Kilmer, Robert Ryan, Muriel (Larry) Frank, Jim (Carol) Ryan and the late William Ryan. Survived by many special nieces and nephews. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Visitation will be held at FOREST CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS on Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 from 6 – 9 pm. In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Strathroy Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre or charity of your choice. Condolences may be left at www.denningfuneralhome.com or (519 786-2401).