Ryan Novak

Ryan Novak, 32, passed away on April 20, 2013. Raised in Sherman, Pennsylvania.

Ryan was an artist, athlete, and traveler, collecting friends and family along his path. Ryan's spirit and passion infectiously touched everyone who knew him and his joy will continue to inspire.

Ryan is survived by his parents, Bruce and Glenna Novak, and his sister, Lindsey Novak and maternal grandparents, Paul and Joyce Early, paternal grandmother, Helen Novak, cousins, aunts and uncles.

Services for Ryan will be held at the Presbyterian Church in Deposit, New York on Monday April 29 2013. Calling hours are from 11 a.m. -1 p.m., with a memorial service to follow at 1 p.m., arranged being made by Zacharias Funeral Home Deposit, NY.

In lieu of flowers, donations will be received by the Crested Butte Avalanche Center. Address: P.O. Box 1061, Crested Butte CO 81224. Tel: 970-349-4022. Email: cback@cbavalanchecenter.org.

Published in Wayne Independent on Apr. 25, 2013