Ryan David LaFrance, age 23, of West Haven, passed away suddenly on Friday, August 4, 2017. Born in Milford on August 15, 1993, he is the son of Howard “David” LaFrance and Kim (Hosler) LaFrance. Ryan was a highly intelligent young man, loved music, singing, and playing his guitar. He enjoyed skateboarding and martial arts. Ryan had his boating certificate and found much peace being on the water. He touched the hearts of many and will be missed by all who knew him.
Along with his parents, Ryan is survived by his sister Jessica Lauren LaFrance, maternal grandmother Carol Hosler, paternal grandmother Carol LaFrance, many wonderful aunts, uncles, and cousins and his beloved cat Zachy. He was predeceased by his paternal grandfather Howard LaFrance, maternal grandfather James Q. Hosler, Sr., and his uncle James Q. Hosler, Jr.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday from 4 to 8 PM at the West Haven Funeral Home at the Green. A prayer service will be held at 7 PM during the visitation. Interment will be private.