Ryan McManus was born November 5, 1981, in Blackfoot, Idaho, to Robert and Cheryl (Heidner) McManus. At the age of three, his father passed away, and Ryan and his family moved to Mitchell, SD.
Ryan attended Mitchell Public Schools. In 2003, Ryan completed Fire Fighter Training and became certified.
He was currently employed at Twin City Fans in Mitchell.
Ryan was a true "Irishman" and was proud of his heritage. He was also an avid "SeaHawks" fan.
Grateful for having Ryan bless their lives are his mother, Cheryl McManus; brother, Mike McManus, sisters: Bobbi (Jeff) McGhee and Kristy McManus all of Mitchell; his nephews, Jeffrey and Jarad McGhee, great-nephew, Jeffrey III McGhee, his nieces, Maci and Saydi McGhee and Makaila Stadlman; many uncles, aunts, cousins; many, many friends and a special little guy, T-Rex.
Ryan was met in Heaven by his dad, Robert, a sister, Kathleen and a nephew, Clay McManus.