Ryan Dean Richardson, 49, of Herrin, passed away Thursday, December 30, 2021, at his home.
He was born December 4, 1972, in Herrin, to Connie Sue Richardson.
Ryan is survived by his aunt, Deen Ann (Becky) Robertson of Johnston City; grandparents, Frances (Ron) Richardson of Carterville; cousins, Courtney Richardson (Keith Barclay) of Carterville, Deidre Huffman of Johnston City, and Linden Robertson of Johnston City; second cousins, Cayde Barclay and Caelan Huffman; special friend, Cathy Allen of Carterville; plus many other friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother and great-grandparents, Ray “Squat” and Lola Richardson.
Ryan had a passion for the arts and theatre, and he pursued a Master’s Degree in Art.
Services will be held at a later date.
Riggin-Pillatsch & Burke Funeral Home in Carterville is assisting the family with arrangements.
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