Celebration of life is Saturday for North Bend's Ryan Johnson

Ryan A. Johnson of North Bend died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Sept. 24.

Johnson was born on May 9, 1980, and lived in Redmond until he moved to North Bend in 1990.

He graduated from Mount Si High School in 1998. Joining the Marines soon after graduation, he served a five-year enlistment with two separate tours to Iraq.

He graduated from the University of Washington in 2011.

Johnson is survived by his mother, Barbara Stoll (Chris) of North Bend; father, Mike Johnson of Everett; brother Michael Johnson (Rose) of Redmond; sister, Mandi Hays (Joel) and nieces Sarah and Katie of North Bend, and niece, Jessica Walla, of Everett.

He will be missed greatly by his grandparents and many aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and family.

There will be a celebration of his life, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at the North Bend Theater. Come and share your favorite story about him.

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