Ryan Joseph Smith

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Ryan Joseph Smith

March 13, 2002 - November 06, 2018

Ryan Joseph Smith Ryan Joseph Smith, 16, God's mighty warrior of Keyser, W.Va., went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.
Born March 13, 2002 in Cumberland, he was the son of Ernie and Lynn (Preston) Smith. He was preceded in death by his NanNan, Karen Preston, and his Pap Smith, Harry Smith Jr.
Ryan was a junior at Keyser High School. He loved playing his guitar with his mentor and special church friend, Bill Nelson. He was also an avid fisherman and his Dad's special fishing buddy. He enjoyed reading, especially history, and he loved nature. Ryan was also a member of Knobley Mountain Pickers band.
Along with his parents, he is survived by his sister, Sarah Smith; Grandma Smith, Mary Lorraine Smith, Barton; his Pap Preston, Johnnie M. Preston Sr., Mill Run; aunts and uncles, Dave and Sherry Bittinger, Rawlings, Eddie and Jennifer Smith, Keyser, Uncle Johnnie Preston Jr.; cousins, Tasha and Jason McIntyre, Cara Bittinger, Erin Smith, Madyson and Camden McIntyre.
Family will be received at Boal Memorial Chapel, Barton, on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m.
Services will be conducted at Boal Chapel on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Tim Colisino, the Rev. Sharon Colisino, and the Rev. Robert Fazzalore officiating.
Interment will be in St. Ann's Cemetery, Avilton.
Pallbearers will be Eddie Smith, Troxell Warnick, Lonnie Preston, Jeremy Preston, Paul Steedman and Jason McIntyre. Honorary pallbearer will be Bill Nelson.
Words of comfort may be expressed to the family at boalfh.com.
Published on November 8, 2018
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Friday November 09, 2018

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Boal Memorial Chapel

Barton, MD, USA

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Friday November 09, 2018

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Boal Memorial Chapel

Barton, MD, USA

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Saturday November 10, 2018

1:00 PM

Boal Memorial Chapel

Barton, MD, USA

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Kay Kinney Canfield
Nov 11, 2018
So sorry to hear this happened. Just found out today 11/11/18. My prayers for all of u. Has to be and probally will be the hardest thing in life to go thru. Hope time heels for all of the family.
Shirley Colmer
Nov 09, 2018
To the family and friends of Ryan Joseph Smith my deepest sympathy in the loss this fine young man .. my heart is shattered with sympathy for you... especially Lorraine Smith and family 🙏May God Bless You and give you the strength to bare this heavy burden. We know God has a purpose for everything only he has the answer to our reasons why. Keep The Faith and Believe.. I can only imagine your pain We never know when thatknock is going to be at our door 🚪 ?