Krotz Springs - Visitation for Ryan Andrew Reed will be held on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, from 8:00 AM until service time at 7:30 p.m.in the Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home Chapel in Krotz Springs. A rosary will be prayed at 11:00 a.m. Brother Chad Bolfa will officiate the services. Ryan loved fishing and duck and deer hunting. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Ryan will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. He is survived by his father, Richard Birtz Reed (Tara); mother, Jaime Johnson (John Tillman); and his paternal grandparents, Roy and Reva Reed. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Dolores S. Johnson and Grover "Spud" Johnson; cousin, Landon Reed; and uncle, John Knox Johnson. Honorary pallbearers will be Taylor Veillon, Michael Santoro, Trent Fontenot, Seth Fontenot, Ryan Roza, Terry Johnson and Lenny Viola. The family wishes to extend a thank you to the LaSalle Parish Sheriff Department, Grant Parish Sheriff Department, Deville Volunteer Fire Department, Acadian Ambulance, Pineville Fire Department and Rapides Parish Fire District 2 for all of their assistance. The family requests that donations be made in Ryan's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Krotz Springs, 239 8th Street, Krotz Springs, LA 70750, (337-942-2638), has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
I am so very sorry for your loss.
Marsha Savage Day
Marsha Savage DayFlorence, OR
Praying for you all at this time. I am son of John Reed(bay) and have worked with Ryan a couple of years ago. Condolences
David TaylorOpelousas, LA
Ryan will be missed by all. Take courage and comfort in the Lord. We give you our condolences for this tragic loss of your son. Ryan was a pallbearer in my son Alex's funeral. We grateful for the friendship that our boys shared. So so sorry for y'alls loss. We know your pain, shock and confusion y'all are going through. Prayer for y'all and Angel's around you!😭💔
Jackie & Francis ReedVille Platte, LA
We weren’t that close but I’ll always remember going to your house when we were younger and playing with that fancy glass chess set. You were such a good guy. We’re gonna miss you cuz.
Kolby ArtigueKrotz Springs m, LA
Praying for Ryan’s family and friends . Trust in our Lord Jesus Christ , and he will give you the strength to make it through your time of grieving . May God carry you all through this time of sadness. 🙏🙏🙏🙏
Emma Jane FontenotVille Platte, LA
On behalf of our Sacred Heart School Trojan family, we send our deepest condolences and prayers to your family for your loss.
Dawn ShippVille Platte, LA
Our thoughts and prayers are with Ryan’s family & friends. My the Lord wrap his loving around y’all and and provide comfort during this difficult time. Cherished memories are never lost.
Gary & Cheryl Coburn
Kyle, Tiffany, & Derrick Coburn
Gary & Cheryl CoburnPalmetto, LA
Ryan will be truly Missed by all that knew him. He had been a wonderful friend to my son for many years, and a delight to be around every time you wound meet him.Rest in Peace Big R.
Melissa and Greg LeeVille Platte, LA
I pray for Ryan’s family and friends because I know how much he was loved and how much he will be missed. Press into the Lord as your comfort and your strength.
Sherri PitreOpelousas, LA
May peace and healing follow you through the years ahead. Our deepest sympathy. Love Uncle Jason, Aunt Lisa, Jacelin, Lucas, Lorcan, Lakota and Layton. I hope Ryan and Landon get to catch up on hunting and fishing.
Jason and Lisa Reed and childrenKrotz Springs, LA
May god keep his hands on your family in this very hard time I no cause the same day he called you home 10 years ago on that day our family went through the same thing ... I no the pain of losing such a awesome young man can be may you rip now you are in the arms of the greatest man our lord Christ.. we can only imagine the beautiful sight you seen when you opened your eyes and was standing in front of Christ no words can take the place of the pain your parents or feeling but their belief in Christ will comfort them for he is with them and so are you god bless you young man rip you will truly be missed...amen
Julie soileau and familyPort barre, LA