RIDLEY, Ryan James 'Rid"

RIDLEY – Ryan James “Rid”

Passed away peacefully in Melbourne surrounded by his loving family, on March 27, 2020 aged 40 years. Adored Dad of Kolbi and Lara. Partner of Rachel.

Loved son of John and Kerry Ridley, brother of Trent, Kate, Joel, Erin and their families.

A private service will be held

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  • Bethany Parker

    YouR crazy family and our crazy family came together and some how it just worked, through everything we knew you weren’t perfect, but honestly that didn’t matter to me in my eyes you were everything I needed, showing me how I deserved to be treated and loved. You would sit with me and listen while I talked your ear off while I would pretend to be interested in your truck and car talks just so I could spend time with you because I knew how much you loved that stuff, the relationship I got to form with you was one of the greatest ones I’ll ever have. You loved us even when you didn’t have to, you put in effort and helped even when you were going through your hardest times. So I just want to say thankyou for loving us even when you didn’t have to, we watched you struggle but not once through your tough times did your love for us lessen and neither did ours. whenever we needed you, you were there ready to help only a phone call away. You tried for us and that’s all I could have wished for, I’ll forever miss you and love you with my whole heart. We will forever be Ryan, Rach and the funky bunch, a family forever.

  • Pauline Briggs N Aaron Peters

    Words cannot describe the pain we are feeling in our hearts right now rids we will miss you and we’ll see you on the other side …Our condolences to his family , Rachel and children Lara and Kolbie such a tragic loss. Xx
    Youl forever be in our memories rids xxx

  • Maureen. Smith

    My condolences to you both and your family
    A beautiful service. Lots of lovely memories

  • Jenna Baldwin

    Condolences to Ryan’s beautiful family, & Rachel my heart breaks for you all, love you all loads X

  • Jenna Baldwin

    A cousin is a piece of your childhood that can never be lost.
    Ryan, You are apart of everything that is our childhood, your a piece of our puzzle of 9. From weekends spent together playing, getting into mischief, Christmas Day dinners and birthday parties- where we didn’t need friends, we had each other.
    Even as adults we had a history, an unspoken bond…something we will treasure now forever.
    We always knew you had our back. Family is Family and ours is forever!
    What ever happened we just seen you, even when you couldn’t see yourself your big beautiful heart and how much love you had in there.
    Ryan you will never be lost on us.
    Always in our hearts and memories.
    Love you so much
    Your cousins
    Bree, Jenna, Kaila and Danya