Christina P. Ryan, 60, of Hollywood, Fl. passed away Saturday, September 7, 2013. Survived by her husband of 29 years, David. Father: Leonard Thiessen Sr. of Sebastian. Sister: Ellie (Harry) Kelleher of Davie, Brothers: Leonard Thiessen Jr. (Shizuko) of Sebastian, Albert (Linda) Thiessen of Margate and many nieces and nephews. Chris was a Certified Behavioral Analyst at the South Florida State Hospital. She was active in helping those less fortunate, especially military Veterans. Chris was also involved in designing and decorating BPOE 2365 Elks Lodge for parties and celebrations, and was a member and past president of the Doberman Rescue League of Fort Lauderdale. A Memorial Gathering will be held on Friday Sept. 13 from 6-8 PM with a Funeral Service at 7 PM at Boyd Panciera Funeral Home 1600 N. University Drive., Pembroke Pines. Donations in her name may be made to Soldier’s Angels, 145 N. Sierra Madre Blvd. Ste. 5 Pasadena, CA. 91107. On line condolences can be shared at edkalis.com. Arrangements entrusted to Edwards Cremation & Funeral Services.