Ryan E. Sylvara of Dresser died unexpectedly Oct. 6, 2019 at the Osceola Medical Center. He was 52.
Ryan was born Sept. 12, 1967, in New Richmond to Bruce and Patricia (Gonser) Sylvara. He was a 1986 graduate of Osceola High School. Ryan served his country in the U.S. Navy for four years and upon discharge took a job working as an Engineering Technician for Hennepin County in Minneapolis. Ryan loved hunting, fishing and anything outdoors as well as riding his motorcycle.
He was preceded in death by his father, Bruce; paternal grandparents, Edwin and Lavon Sylvara and maternal grandparents, Ray and Stella Gonser and his uncle and aunt, Gene and Nancy Gonser.
Ryan is survived by his son, Jacob of New Richmond; mother, Patricia Sylvara of River Falls; brothers, Wayne (Christie) Sylvara of Hudson and Randy Sylvara of Owatonna, Minn.; sister, Stacy Sylvara of River Falls; niece, Mickal Sylvara of Hudson; nephews, Michael Hillebrandt of River Falls, Justin Sylvara of Hudson, Joshua Reynolds of River Falls and Cody Sylvara of Hudson as well as his great nieces and nephews, Jackson, Rylan and Kayla of Hudson.
Memorial services were Oct. 11 at Grandstrand Funeral Home in Osceola.
Family interment will take place at a later date.
Arrangements by Grandstrand Funeral Home in Osceola. www.grandstrandfh.com