ATLANTA -- Ryan L. Bouc, 34, of Atlanta, Georgia, died peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday, Feb 6, 2018.
Ryan Bouc was born on April 22, 1983, in Columbus, Neb., to Ronald & Janet (Benes) Bouc. Ryan grew up in Columbus and graduated from high school in 2001. Ryan earned an Associates in Fine Arts degree from Central Community College in 2010. He completed his Bachelors of Science in Business degree from Bellevue University in 2012. Ryan earned dual master’s degrees -- Master of Business Administration & Master of Accountancy -- from Mercer University in 2016. Ryan was currently working towards his Ph.D. and was expected to complete it by the end of 2018. Ryan was preparing to take his CPA exam.
Ryan moved to Atlanta in 2010 and made a life for him and his dog Tupac. Tupac meant the world to Ryan and they were the best of friends. Ryan was currently employed at Trophy Club of Atlanta Golf Course. Ryan was very active and loved being outdoors. His strongest passion was golfing. He also enjoyed hiking, jogging, fishing and hunting.
A visitation for Ryan is scheduled to be held from 4-6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, at St. Isidore Catholic Church, 3921 20th St, Columbus, Nebraska. At 6 p.m., a vigil is planned to be held at the same location.
Visitation will continue at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 27, at St. Isidore Catholic Church followed by and 11:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Isidore Catholic Church. Inurnment is being held at All Saints Cemetery in Columbus.
Ryan cherished spending as much time as possible with his family especially with his nephews and nieces. Ryan made sure his friends would laugh and have a great time when they were with him. Ryan’s “live life to the fullest and only worry about today” adventurous attitude along with his infectious smile created many stories and memories that will never be forgotten.
Ryan is survived by his parents, Ron and Jan (Benes) Bouc, sisters Melissa Plummer and Kendra (Nick) Augustine, nephews Gavin Plummer and Ryland Augustine, nieces Isla Plummer, Preslee Augustine and Merrit Plummer; all of Columbus. He is also survived by grandparents Emil & Karol (Polak) Bouc, of Columbus; and Eddie Benes , of Scribner.
Ryan was preceded in death by Grandmother Darlene (Kumm) Benes and Uncle Jim Benes, both of Scribner.
Remembrances can be sent at www.mckownfuneralhome.com