WOODSTOCK – Ryan Timothy Neal, 28, of Woodstock, passed away unexpectedly Monday, Jan. 14, 2013.
He was born April 8, 1984, in Champaign, to Michael and Patricia (McCann) Neal.
Ryan enjoyed skateboarding, camping and fishing. He also enjoyed music, drawing and singing karaoke. He was a very generous and kindhearted person with a great sense of humor. His tremendous personality and entertaining nature could always make people laugh. He looked forward to the holidays every year because that meant spending time with his loving family and friends.
He especially enjoyed spending time with his nephew, Landon.
He is survived by his parents, Michael and Patricia Neal; older brother, Jason Neal; nephew, Landon Neal; grandparents, Dan and Nancy McCann; many aunts, uncles and cousins; and many wonderful friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Martha Neal and Mamie McCann; his great-grandparents; and aunt, Cathy McCann.
The visitation will be from noon until the funeral service at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, at Schneider-Leucht-Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home, 1211 N. Seminary Ave., Woodstock.
All other services will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the family for designation at a later date.
For information, call the funeral home at 815-338-1710.