Ryan Salas Yanson
Tuesday, November 1, 1988
Date of Death:
Sunday, September 15, 2019
30 years old
Ryan Salas Yanson
Ryan Salas Yanson, age 30, of Rochester, MN, died Sunday, September 15, 2019 at his residence. Ryan was born November 1, 1988 in Rochester, MN to Roy Yanson and Elsie Derstine.
He graduated from Century High School in 2007. Ryan lived in Rochester the majority of his life until 2017 when he moved to Crystal, MN to be with his brother Phillip Yanson and cousin Jamie Ramirez. In the cities he mainly worked as a bouncer for Pourhouse Bar & Grill.
Survivors include his parents, Roy Yanson and Elsie Derstine; five brothers, Marrion Yanson, Phillip Yanson, Semuel Hong, Christian Yanson, and Christopher Yanson; two sisters, Elizabeth Hong and Christina Yanson; and 8 nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Mildred Stucky.
Ryan loved working on his 2013 Scion TC, spending time with his dog Sangha, and being with his family.
The Funeral Mass for Ryan Salas Yanson will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 20, 2019, at Resurrection Catholic Church in Rochester with Fr. Shawn Haremza officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at church. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery in downtown Rochester immediately following the service.
In lieu of flowers, please consider the needs of the family. There will be opportunity to donate directly to the family at the service; otherwise their GoFundMe is available for donations as well.
The family of Ryan Salas Yanson has received the following condolences.
Ryan, you were the most outgoing person when I met you and instantly enjoyed being around you. You were always so nice and the life of the party. I’m so sorry. You’re going to be missed by so many people. So many people love you Ryan. Rest In Peace, and I hope that someday I’ll be greeted with open arms by you on the flip side. You won’t ever be forgotten. Condolences to the family of Ryan.
Jamie and Phillip and the entire Yanson family. We are so sorry for you loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you. Jamie and Phillip if you need anything please don’t hesitate to come over and ask. We want you to know we are here for you.
Love and hugs your neighbor
Mike,Nanci,Dan and Kim Miller
So sorry to hear of your loss. Our prayers are that God give the family the comfort that is so necessary at this time. Blessings, Max and Marcella Mejia
As your light fades away,
Blue skies turn grey,
Sun is gone, wind is crying,
Birds are flying, looking somewhere to shine in,
Muddy paths, memories turn into ash,
This present day, I still feel your pain,
But when the rain settles, it will grow beautiful meadows,
Wind is singing, sun is shining,
Clouds hidden within the lightning,
Love, light, energy, thank you for visiting me.
Rebirth, growth, change, thank you Ryan for this pain.
A new petal bloomed, making room for something a new.
Wherever I go, I'll let your wind be my flow.
Take me through all yours highs, and take me through all your lows.
Because once the rain settles, I'll be finally able to let this pain go.
My heart my love ❤️ Ryan God bless you on your journey 🙏
Ryan was always fun to be around. His smile was contagious and he always looked out for his friends. May his good memories bring comfort.
Sending my deepest condolences and prayers to Ryan’s loved ones.
I watched close by growing up while ryan m older brother andre and phil were friends so close and always so cool. I loved seeing them and others together and I was always so grateful that they didnt treat me like an annoying younger brother. As we grew older i assumed things would change but it didnt. After years of not speaking and time apart I would see ryan and phil from time to time. Each time there was huge hand shakes and stories. I've always felt like ryan was kinder than some may think and the kindness he would show me even after not speaking for long length of time proves it.
So proud and honored to have know him. Thank you Ryan