Cedaredge resident James R. "Jim" Ryan died suddenly at his home Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014. He was 56.
A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, at the Ponderosa dance hall in Cedaredge.
James Ross Ryan was born in La Junta May 13, 1957, to Walter and Betty (Kearns) Ryan.
He spent his childhood in Delta and graduated from Delta High School.
He had been a member of the Appaloosa Horse Club. He enjoyed raising and training Appaloosa horses, hunting, fishing, working cows, spending time outdoors and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his parents, Ross and Betty Ryan of Delta; sons, Lee Ryan of Pratt, Kan., Justin (Mandy) Ryan and Larry Ryan, all of Cedaredge; daughter, Stacy Burns of Delta; brothers, Dean (Jan) Ryan of Cedaredge and Bill (Rhona) Ryan of Delta; sister, Jodi (Bill) Campbell of Delta; and six grandchildren.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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