Ryan Travis Woolley(1990 - 2013)

Ryan Travis Woolley January 25, 1990 - June 2, 2013 Ryan Travis Woolley was born January 25th, 1990 to Hal and Elizabeth Woolley. He passed from this life to eternal rest on June 2nd, 2013. Ryan was born and raised in Bakersfield, California. Ryan is survived by his mother and father, Hal and Elizabeth; grandparents Helen and Bill Woolley, Marylou and Ray Solano; siblings Calvin Lewis, Carly Lewis, Cam Woolley, and twin Brother Darrin Woolley; girlfriend Alyiss Basaluda; children Shawn Harrison and Seth Woolley; sister-in-law Shelby Woolley; and nephews Nicholas Lewis and Maxton Woolley. Ryan graduated from East High School where he won many awards including Most Inspirational in soccer, Most Valuable in baseball and a Valley Championship in 2007. Ryan had a passion for the outdoors and sports. Even though his family rooted for the Angels he remained a die-hard Dodgers fan. He will be remembered for his love of life, great times with family and friends, and his smile that could light up a room. Ryan was known for his contagious compassion and enthusiasm for life and being a man that stopped everything to help someone in need. One of his greatest achievements was becoming a father. Ryan loved God and was baptized at Canyon Hills Church. Ryan will be greatly missed by all that knew him. His life was short but well-lived. Funeral service will be held at Canyon Hills Assembly of God on June 7th, 2013 at 1:00 pm. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery. The family extends thanks to all for your thoughts and prayers. www.bakersfield.com/obits

Published in Bakersfield Californian on June 5, 2013