Ryan T. Hofus 1985-2021

POLAND — Ryan T. Hofus, 36, passed away peacefully Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021.

Ryan was born to parents Timothy Hofus and Marion Mayle in Youngstown. He grew up as the oldest of two brothers and attended Austintown Fitch High School.

After high school, he graduated from the Centofanti School of Nursing at Youngstown State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing and became a registered nurse. Ryan worked tirelessly to save countless lives as an RN for St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital, Level 1 Trauma and Primary Stroke Center in Youngstown.

Ryan also worked as operations manager for the Beverage Depot in Austintown and the Dollar General for many years.

Ryan is survived by his parents, Timothy Hofus and Marion (Roger) Mayle; his brother, Brett Hofus; best friend and partner, Brandon Krall; grandparents, Daniel and Phyllis Schmidt, and Janice Hofus; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

A joint memorial service will be held for Ryan T. Hofus and Daniel F. Schmidt Jr., Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021, at Lane Funeral Homes, 5797 Mahoning Ave. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m., with a memorial service to follow at 11 a.m.

To leave condolences to the family please visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com.

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