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Ryan Myers


August 5, 2000
August 29, 2017

Visitation 5:00 p.m. - 8:00p.m. Friday, September 1, 2017 - Irvin Macz Funeral Home, Odin
Funeral 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 2, 2017 - Irvin Macz Funeral Home, Odin

Ryan Scott Myers, 17, of Odin, IL passed away on Tuesday, August 29, 2017. Ryan was born August 5, 2000, the son of Dana Myers and Donald Myers, Jr.

Ryan is survived by his loving mother Dana Myers of Odin, Father Donald Meyers Jr. of Odin, devoted grandmother Jane Smith of Odin, aunt Cathy Shanafelt and husband Jerry of Odin, uncles Mike Smith of Odin, Mark Smith and wife Sandi of Columbus, IN, two nieces Amy and Jamie Shanafelt of Odin, great-aunt Shirley Smith of Centralia, special cousin Landon Johnson along with many more cousins.

Ryan was preceded in death by his grandfathers Paul Delano Smith and Donald Myers, Sr.; great-uncle Jim Smith and great-aunt Betty Fry.

Ryan was a senior at Odin High School where he was truly loved. While attending OHS Ryan was a member of the FFA and also held the title of junior prom king. Ryan loved playing video games with his many friends. He also was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. Ryan ultimately touched many lives. The love poured out from his friends has been a testament to the true friend Ryan was to so many.

Celebration of life services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Odin. Burial will follow at Peaceful Valley Cemetery in Odin with Brother Claude Howell officiating. Friends and family are invited to visiting hours from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Friday September 1, 2017 at Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Odin. The family asks that you consider in Ryan’s memory memorial contributions to the family. Arrangements are under the care of Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Odin. On-line condolences and memories of Ryan may be shared with the family at