Ryan Wade Virden

Lisbon, Ohio — Ryan Wade Virden, 32, of Wooddale Drive passed away Monday, March 29, 2021 in the early morning hours as the result of a homicidal gunshot wound in Homeworth, Ohio.

Born July 22, 1988 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, he was the son of the late Terry Eugene Virden and of Cheryl “Cherie” Anderson of Lisbon, Ohio.

He spent most of his life in this area and graduated from Fernly High School in Reno, Nevada. He enjoyed spending time with his friends, playing video games and collecting TransFormers.

Besides his mother, survivors include his maternal grandmother, Edna Anderson of Guilford Lake, Ohio; his aunt Donna Anderson of East Liverpool, Ohio; his uncle Joe Anderson and his wife, Vikki of East Liverpool, Ohio; his aunt Abby; his cousins, Jacob, Alex and Tyler Anderson and his mother’s companion, David Kuhns, whom Ryan referred to as his step-David.

Friends may visit the family on Saturday from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Dawson Funeral Home in East Liverpool, Ohio.

Everyone attending Ryan’s visitation is required to wear a mask and observe social distancing at all times due to the COVID-19 virus.

View Ryan’s memorial webpage and send condolences online at: www.dawsonfuneralhome.com