Ryan Powell Harmon, 49, passed away due to Alzheimer's on Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021.
Ryan was born in Lakeview to Harry Dallas Harmon and Janice Ann Creel (nee Stone) on May 12, 1972. He was the baby brother to two brothers and one sister. Ryan attended Lakeview schools and graduated from Corning High School in Corning, Calif. in 1993. Ryan loved country music, singing karaoke, strumming his guitar, horses and WWF wrestling.
He loved to participate in special Olympic events such as basketball, baseball, track and bowling. Bowling was his favorite. Ryan worked at Sparc Enterprises recycling and Climate City Brewery. He attended day camp at Southern Oregon Aspire and really enjoyed it. Ryan had a heart of gold, he loved helping out whenever he could and he loved hugging people. He will be greatly missed by all those who knew and loved him. He spent his last years in the NEVA foster home in Grants Pass with John, Donna, Warren and Tom. He loved them dearly and they were his family.
He was preceded in death by: his parents, H.D. Harmon and Janice Creel; and his two brothers, Robert and Randall Harmon.
Ryan is survived by: his sister and brother-in-law, Robin Savage (husband Robin), two sisters-in-law: Linda Harmon and Cid Morgan; three nephews, Tyler Mathews (wife, Sheree), Dustin Mathews (wife, Amanda), Logan Harmon; and one niece, Casandra McMorries (husband Brennan); 12 great-nieces and nephews; Arya, Evelyn, Tesla, Jace, Dusty, Karson, Paityn, Weston, Lane, Lorelei, Connor and Fallon.
Ryan's ashes will be laid to rest in early summer of 2022 at Westside Cemetery in Lakeview. He will be joining his two brothers and his mother.
If you would like to make a donation in Ryan's memory, please donate to Southern Oregon Aspire, 1465 NE 7th St., St. B, Grants Pass, OR 97526.
A memorial service will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021 at Hull & Hull Funeral Directors in Grants Pass.
Please visit the obituary and sign the family guest book at www.since1928hull.com.