Ryan Kenneth Oaks, 45, of Brighton Twp., formerly of Charlotte, NC. Passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2020.
He was born on March 15, 1974 in Charleston, SC, the son of Kenneth and Joyce (Milleage) Oaks. He attended Saints Peter and Paul Catholic School and he was a 1992 graduate of Beaver High School. He attended Robert Morris University, Computer Tech and Strayer University. Ryan had a degree in computer science and he worked as an information technology specialist for several companies in North Carolina. He was a creative and talented person and he loved to make people laugh.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Krysten (Cathey) Oaks; his paternal grandmother,Alice Oaks; his maternal grandparents, Jim and Gloria Milleage; two aunts, Chrissy Oaks, and Phyllis Cody; an uncle, Robert Weston, and a cousin, Jeffrey Weston.
Ryan is survived by a son, Aiden Oaks; his parents, Kenneth and Joyce Oaks, Brighton Twp.; a sister, Allison Oaks, Hopewell Twp.; his mother-in-law, Dina Gross and his Nana Fran, Ashville, NC; aunts and uncles, Mary Weston; James Milleage; Martin (Lori) Oaks; Joanne (Thomas) Capperis; and Terry (Kathy) Oaks. He is also survived by numerous cousins.
Friends will be received on Sunday from 1pm to 5pm in Darroch Cremation and Funeral Tributes, Inc., 2640 Mill Street, Aliquippa www.darrochfuneralhome.com where a Blessing Service will be held on Monday at 1pm.
Interment will follow in Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery.
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