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Ryan Buss

Obituary for Ryan Buss

October 19, 1992 - August 14, 2017
Washington | Age 24


Ryan M. Buss, age 24, of McHenry, passed away Monday, August 14, 2017. Ryan was born October 19, 1992, the son of Bob and Ann (nee Luwe) Buss.
Ryan had a passion for skateboarding and loved Harley-Davidson. He became a first degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do at the age of 9. Ryan spent 4.5 years in the US Army, working as a Firefighter and EMT. He was a specialist in the 537th Firefighting Detachment and 555th Engineer Brigade. Ryan will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Ryan is survived by his parents, Bob and Ann; brother, Joseph; grandparents, Ed and Joan Buss; and many uncles, aunts, cousins, and friends.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Leland and Gladys Luwe, and uncle, Randall Luwe.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 27, 2017, from 12:00pm until 4:00pm at Colonial Funeral Home, 591 Ridgeview Drive, McHenry. At 3:30pm, prayers will be offered up and those who wish to speak on his behalf may do so. Military Service will begin at 4:00pm. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in Ryan's name may be made to Wounded Warriors, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675.
In honor of Ryan, the family asks that you wear your tie-dyed or Harley-Davidson apparel, as these were his favorites.
For more information, visit or call 815-385-0063.

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McHenry, IL 60050
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