Ryan R. Horn

Services have been held for Ryan Ross Horn, 28, of Hillsboro, who died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013.

He was born Oct. 17, 1984, in Medford to Michele Haynes and Brent Horn. He was raised in Anchorage, Alaska.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in political science and a certificate in nonprofit management from Southern Oregon University.

He worked as an inspector at Genentech.

He enjoyed fishing, hunting, hiking, camping, cooking, exploring spirituality, playing the guitar and mandolin, and writing music.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Michael Haynes, and grandmother, Minnie Horn.

Survivors include his father, Brent Horn of Hillsboro; mother, Michele Haynes of Hillsboro; siblings, Amy Higgins of Mesa, Ariz., Jessica Horn Bledsoe of Cornelius, Kate Knab-Horn of Tigard, and Nicholas Horn-Rollins of Anchorage, Alaska; grandmother, Karen Haynes of Medford; grandfather, Lee Horn of Mesa, Ariz.; great-grand-mother, Christie Haynes of Henderson, Nev.; and five nieces and nephews.