Ryan William Struss, 35, WaKeeney, died Thursday, March 1, 2018, in WaKeeney.

He was born May 8, 1982, in WaKeeney to Laura and Kevin Struss.

He loved farming, always saying farming was his dream. 

Survivors include his parents, Kevin Struss and fiancé, Kellie Acker and Laura Crook and husband, Charlie; a sister, Jodi Desair; and two step-brothers, Chuck Crook and Spencer Harvey.

He was preceded in death by his step-mother, Julia Struss; and his grandparents, Elmer and Armella Struss and Ferd and Wanda Dietz.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, WaKeeney; burial will take place at a later date.
There will be no visitation as cremation was chosen.
Memorial are suggested to the Ryan Struss Memorial Fund in care of Schmitt Funeral Home, WaKeeney,  .

Family requests that all attendees wear western wear if possible to honor Ryan.