Ryan Timothy Neal, 28, Woodstock, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013.
He was born April 8, 1984, in Champaign to Michael and Patricia (McCann) Neal.
He enjoyed skateboarding, camping, fishing, music, drawing and singing karaoke.
He was a very generous and kindhearted person with a great sense of humor; his tremendous personality and entertaining nature always made people laugh.
He looked forward to spending time with his family and friends during the holidays every year and especially enjoyed spending time with his nephew, Landon.
Survivors include his parents; a brother, Jason Neal; a nephew, Landon Neal; grandparents, Dan and Nancy McCann; many aunts, uncles, and cousins; and many wonderful friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Martha Neal and Mamie McCann; his great-grandparents; and an aunt, Cathy McCann.
Visitation and the funeral were Jan. 20 at Schneider-Leucht-Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home, Woodstock. Memorials can be sent to the family for designation at a later date.