Leanne Marie McGaffigan-Ryan, 51, died December 24, 2018 at her home in Raymond, NH after years of declining health. She was born January 15, 1967 in Boston, MA, daughter of David McGaffigan Sr. and Carol (Reaume) McGaffigan.
Leanne grew up in Dorchester, MA and attended the Cardinal Cushing High School in Boston. She moved to Raymond, NH in 1996. Leanne watched many children for people she knew and others she met through word of mouth. She took her kids to many activities and even coached soccer for Michael so he could play. Leanne had tremendous courage as she suffered for 3 years fighting cancer. She was known to always see the best in everyone.
Leanne always enjoyed attending church services at the Raymond Baptist Church in Raymond or at St. Paul's Church in Candia.
In her spare time, Leanne liked playing Bingo.
She was predeceased by her husband, James Ryan.
In addition to her parents, Leanne is survived by her son, Michael McGaffigan, daughter, Kaitlyn McGaffigan, brothers, David McGaffigan Jr., Darren McGaffigan, Derek McGaffigan, and many considered her mother beyond her own children.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 11:00 AM at the Raymond Baptist Church, 145 Rt. 27, Raymond, NH.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2 Commerce Dr., Suite 110, Bedford, NH 03110, or plant a tree in her memory.