In Memory of




Obituary for Duane Keith Ryan

Funeral services for Mr. Duane Keith Ryan will be held on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Gallagher Funeral Home in Ball, Louisiana with Dr. Steve Speer officiating. Visitation will be held beginning at 9:00 a.m. until funeral time at Gallagher Funeral Home.

Mr. Ryan, age 59, of Deville, Louisiana entered eternal rest on Monday, February 14, 2021.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Elbert Nolan Ryan and Patricia Deville Robertson. Survivors include his four daughters, Tabitha Chumley (Jason), Samantha Null (Cory), Nicole Pate ( William), and Victoria Corrine Ryan; his 7 grandchildren, Cash, Kaden, Tyler, Grayson, Pheobie, Preslie, and Lilah; his 3 siblings, Roxanne Deville (Dayton), Barry Ryan, and Shana Dean (Darrell); and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was a U.S. Army veteran. An ordained minister, Duane was an avid duck hunter who also owned his own painting business. Above all, he loved spending time with his daughters, his grandchildren, and the rest of his family and friends.

Friends may call the funeral home at 318-640-1375 or post messages of condolence for the Ryan family by visiting