Ryan Steven Charley

December 26, 1985 ‒ April 11, 2002

Westerville, Ohio

Ryan Steven “Scooter” Charley, age 16 of Westerville, died unexpectedly Thursday, April 11, 2002 at Children’s Hospital.

He was born in Las Vegas, NV on December 26, 1985. A sophomore and member of the Class of 2004 at Westerville South High School.

A artist, he enjoyed playing drums, skateboarding, BMX biking, loved animals, alternative and heavy rock music, and his 1989 Honda Civic SI. He liked hot rods and volunteered for the Citizen for Humane Action.

Survived by his mother & step-father: Michele Casper & Matthew Yoha of Westerville, Father & Step-mother: Donald & Lisa Charley of Las Vegas, NV, Brothers: Donnie & Daniel Charley of Las Vegas, NV, Dylan Yoha of Westerville, Grandparents: Rayford & Chloe Casper of Columbus, Don & Ruth Charley of Las Vegas, NV , Kay Yoha of Bellville, Great-grandmother: Lorena Steinbrook of Columbus, Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Friends, and pet animals: Mia, Morgan, Maddy, Ginger, April.

Friend may call Sunday 2-5 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury, where funeral services will follow at 5:30.

Ryan gave the gift of life through organ donation.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Suicide Prevention of Delaware County, 11 N. Franklin St., Delaware, OH 43015.