CHARLOTTE RYAN (nee Menk), of Solon. October 18, 1927 – October 3, 2015. Beloved mother of Jennifer (Gary) Kubicki Mary (Joseph) D’Emic, Grace Radgowski, William Ryan, Edgar Ryan, and the late Margaret Ryan; loving grandmother of Elizabeth, Keri Lynn, Kurt, Kevin, and Ryan; former wife of the late William E. Ryan; dear sister of Bernice, Charles, and the late Burt, Dolores, LaVerne, and Caleb. A 1945 graduate of Hathaway Brown, Char was proud of receiving the Art Award that year. She continued her education at The College of St. Catherine, in St. Paul, MN, where she studied Occupational Therapy, Art, and Biology. Charlotte’s passion for art and science promoted her success as an Occupational Therapist and inspired her devotion to her family, friends and patients alike. Mass of Christian Burial Monday October 12, 10:30AM at St. Rita Church, 32820 Baldwin Rd., Solon. Family will visit with friends at STEINBAUER FUNERAL HOME, 33375 BAINBRIDGE RD., SOLON FROM 1-4 AND 6-9 PM SUNDAY.