RYAN, Russell Paul - With sadness, the family of Russell Paul Ryan announces his passing, suddenly on September 18, 2021, at Toronto General Hospital, at the age of 60.
Russ was the youngest of four children.
He was preceded in death by his father Edmund and brother Phil.
Survived by his mother Gloria, sister Elaine and brother Kevin.
Proud uncle of Chris (Akiko) and great-uncle of James and Hugh.
Russ's passion and career was music.
After high school, he started in the music industry as a roadie and eventually guitar technician.
His entertaining stories of tours with artists such as Platinum Blonde, Scorpions, Bruce Cockburn, Lionel Richie and Rush will be sadly missed.
A Celebration of Life will be planned for a later date.