Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.


Mary Ann Ryan (née Leyden), 83, of Dumont, died peacefully on January 15, 2020.  Predeceased by her beloved husband, Donald H. Ryan (1982).  Survived by her loving sons:  Gregory J. (Susan), Christopher J. (Theresa), Kevin A. (Eyda), her special niece; Samantha (Wayne) Hannigan, cherished grandchildren; Christopher, Timothy, Carolyn, Mark, Emily, and great nephews; Ryan and Tyler. Predeceased by her sister Madeline Scott.

Mary Ann was born in Queens, NY to Anna (née Hoisel) and James Leyden, and was secretary of the Pressmans’ Union, New York City.

Catholic Blessing Tuesday, January 21st, 10 AM at the Frech-McKnight Funeral Home, 161 Washington Avenue.  Interment at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, Iselin, NJ.  Visiting at the funeral home Monday, January 20th, 3-7 PM.


Share your favorite memories, offer words of sympathy, light a candle, or leave a memento.

Please be advised that we are open & available to serve you during your time of need following temporary guidelines set forth under NJ Executive order 107.

In order to comply with the new regulations, we are requesting that all funeral gatherings & visitations do not exceed 10 people.

We encourage friends of the family to visit our obituaries page to send condolences online. Funeral arrangements can be made via telephone and email to limit exposure. Cemeteries are also required to follow health code restrictions concerning attendance at interments and entombments.

We continue to receive updated information from the Federal Government, Center for Disease Control, and the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association to ensure that the information provided is current.

To acquire more information visit cdc.gov/coronavirus.