Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Ryder A. Sheehy

Passed away on September 6, 2020

Ryder A. Sheehy, age 9 days, passed away peacefully on September 6, 2020 in the arms of his parents. Beloved son of Todd and Amy (nee Braner) Sheehy. Adored brother of Charley, Archer and Graham. Cherished grandson of Jay and Kay Sheehy and James and Angela Braner. Dear nephew of Terri (Pete) Decker, Tammy (Tim) McCormick, Tom (Markie) Sheehy, Tracy Sheehy, Tiffany (Bob) Risteski, Toni (Jakob) Cagle, Trisha (Matt) Lesniak, Tony (Melissa) Braner, and Melissa (Michael) Madsen. Forever remembered as a brave warrior by his 22 cousins. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations to the Ronald McDonald House – Advocate in Ryder’s memory. Visitation and funeral services will be privately held for the family. Arrangements entrusted to Elmwood Funeral Chapel St. John, IN. 219-365-3474. www.elmwoodchapel.com.

Visitation Location

St. John
11300 W. 97th Lane
St. John, IN 46373
(219) 365-3474


"Your time here made an impact on so many people. Fly high, sweet boy. "
- Jenna & Family
September 15, 2020 12:20 pm

"Words cannot express our sorrow for you all by the loss of your sweet boy Ryder. Please know we are thinking of you and praying for peace and comfort during this difficult time. "
- Bev and Dave Ovanek
September 15, 2020 5:26 pm

"Praying for you and your family. Confident that this time of sadness will turn to joy one day when you are reunited with him. Eccles 3:4, Rev 21:4"
- Dean and Darla Sheets
September 16, 2020 7:35 am

Candles Lit
"For Ryder. ❤"
- Jenna
September 15, 2020 12:20 pm

"I am so sorry for your loss, both of you are such amazing parents to Charley, Archer, and Graham and I guarantee that you made all the time you both had with Ryder filled with all the love he deserved. Ryder was lucky to meet his amazing family before he got the chance to go home, I know you will all see him again one day. Rest in peace to your baby Ryder, you will all be in my thoughts."
- Isabel Borrmann
September 15, 2020 12:24 pm