Founding member of Bathurst Heritage Museum, former city councillor passes away

A founding member of the Bathurst Heritage Museum and former city councillor has died.  

Jessica Ryan held several titles, however that of 'Registered Nurse' was the one she treasured most.

Ryan was also the first Nursing Manager of the Extra Mural program and a teacher at the Bathurst School of Nursing.

She was a member of the Order of New Brunswick and a recipient of the Paul Harris Fellowship distinction.

Ryan died at the Chaleur Regional Hospital on Saturday at the age of 84.