Nolan Matthew Ryan, 22, Kokomo, passed away at 11:17 a.m. Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. He was born Nov. 7, 1995, in Kokomo, the son of Matt Douglas Jr. and Kelly June Ryan.
Nolan was a 2014 graduate of Taylor High School, where he played baseball. He enjoyed wrestling and karate when he was younger, and loved music. He played the guitar and the mandolin. He enjoyed doing collision repair. He truly cared for others and would do anything to help anyone who needed it.
Nolan is survived by his parents, Matt and Kelly Ryan, Kokomo; brother, Logan Michael Ryan; paternal grandmother, Shelly Hensler; maternal grandparents, Mike and Linda Milligan; paternal great-grandmother, Pat Ryan; and maternal great-grandmother, Peggy Mays; aunts and uncles, Michael (Suzanne) Milligan, Shaun (Stacy) Milligan, Kyle (Cami) Ryan, Dustin Cook, Destiny Beaver, Zach (Amanda) Baldwin; and many cousins.
Nolan was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Matt Ryan, and uncle, Shane Ryan.
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory, 1315 W. Lincoln Road, Kokomo, with Pastor Nathan Harmon officiating. Friends are invited to visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made in care of Shirley & Stout Funeral Home to assist the family with final expenses. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.shirleyandstout.com.
Published on November 28, 2017