Ryan E. Hadley

obit-hadleyELLSWORTH – Ryan E. Hadley, 36, died Sept. 23, 2016, at Evergreen Manor, Saco. He was born March 14, 1980, in Lewiston, the son of the late Tanya Kelley Hadley and the late Roger Hadley.

Ryan attended the University of Maine as an English major. While there he participated in the Onward Program and loved his Onward Family. Ryan was a loving, caring son and friend. He enjoyed spending time listening to music, reading and spending time with his friends. He considered most to be family. Ryan had his mother’s sense of humor despite the challenges that he faced as the result of a car accident that left him a paraplegic at age 6. He was always joyful and made everyone he met a better person.

Ryan is survived by his grandmother, Joyce Kelley of Ellsworth; his uncles, Brian Kelley and wife, Lynn, of Trenton and Timothy Kelley and wife, Carol, of Westbrook; his aunt, Marsha Peterson and husband, Andrew, of Bridgton; several cousins; best friends, Miguel Gonzalez and Lindsae Kish.

Calling hours will be held 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, at Jordan-Fernald, 113 Franklin St., Ellsworth, where a memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. with Pastor Robert Maddocks presiding.

Condolences may be expressed at www.jordanfernald.com.

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