Ryan Pender, 25, of Broadwell, died Thursday, March 7, 2019, at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln, with his mother by his side.
Ryan was born on Dec. 2, 1993, in Carbondale, the son of Adrian “Abe” and Leni Horecker Pender.
Ryan is survived by his parents; his brothers, Nicholas (Kari) Pender and Michael Pender; his two nephews, Oliver and Trent Pender; and his paternal grandparents, Adrian and Geraldine Pender.
Ryan loved country music and his daily drive to McDonald’s for his Mocha Frappé.
Services for Ryan were at 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
Memorials can be made in Ryan’s name to the Chromosome 18 Registry and Research Society.