In Memory of Ryan Tyler Breiner

We lost our Ryan on June 24, 2016. It has been almost a year, but it never gets easier. He was so full of life and always made everyone around him laugh.  I am amazed at how many people's lives he touched and made better and we miss him every single day. 

Unfortunately, his headstone has yet to be put on, despite its payment in full, as the funeral home has filed for bankruptcy. Going to visit him and seeing the grave as it was on the day we buried him is beyond heartbreaking. We have been promised that it will be done by August, but we have been promised before with no results. 

We first ask for your donations in the event that this promise is broken.

Should the promise be fulfilled, we will give all donations to local emergency services in Ryan's name in order to provide more resources to emergency services so that future deaths can be prevented.


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Organizer and beneficiary

Jess Simon 
New York, NY
Michelle Hall 
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