Ryan Edward Schaaf age 10 of South Amboy passed away Monday February 17th 2014 at Raritan Bay Medical Center, Perth Amboy. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on November 20, 2003 he has resided in South Amboy all of his life. Ryan was a 4th grade student at South Amboy Elementary School where he was on the honor roll of distinction. He was a young man full of life who because of his love of animals, wanted to grow up to be a Veterinarian.
Surviving are his loving parents Robert & Shannon Tice Schaaf, his brother and best friend Evan Schaaf, his paternal grandparents Edward & Elizabeth Schaaf of Port St Lucy, Florida, his maternal grandparents Leonard & Carolann Tice of Morgan, his great grandmother's Rachel "GG" Kinkel of Morgan and Catherine Tice of Beach Lake, Pennsylvania and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Calling hours at the Carmen F. Spezzi Funeral Home 15 Cherry Lane Parlin will be held Friday from 2pm to 4pm and 7pm to 9pm with private cremation to follow. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers donations in Ryan's name be made to Ronald McDonald House, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Letters of condolence may be sent to the family at www.spezzifuneralhome.com