Ryan John Sabee
October 11, 1979 - October 21, 2019
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Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Saturday 10/26, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map
Saturday 10/26, 1:00 pm

Ryan John Sabee, age 40, of Appleton, passed away peacefully at his home on October 21, 2019, after a brief illness. Ryan was born on October 11, 1979, son of Craig and Pamela (Sprague) Sabee. He attended Appleton West High school and later Lawrence University. Ryan played the trumpet in the Lawrence Wind Ensemble and…

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Colin OKeefe left a message on November 12, 2019:
I am saddened by this news and sorry I could not have found out in time to attend his memorial.

Ryan was an intelligent, caring, conscientious person, and most of all - a good man.

His laughter, humor, and unique lens on life provided those around him with joy and mirth, wisdom and understanding that life was not always how we planned it but that we should still enjoy the ride.

This world is a bit more grey without the vibrant thread that was Ryan, and I am saddened to hear of his departure.

My thoughts and thanks go out to you, the family that created this unique and caring individual, in this time of trial and loss.

I hope time heals this wound, and want you to know the lasting impression Ryan has left on myself and those he interacted with, no matter how brief that interaction was.
Nancy Mills left a message on November 9, 2019:
Dear Pam and Craig:
I offer you my deepest condolences on the death of your beloved son, Ryan. Andrew joins me in this sympathy.
We remember so many years ago when we would all carpool together and the boys got on so well together.
Those were happy times. Hoping that the closeness of your family will help you through this difficult time.
Anonymous left a message on November 6, 2019:
Ryan helped me appreciate the nuances of life as a collective wonderful world, in the spirit of fellow trumpeter, Luis Armstrong. Ryan was a remarkable man, and we have all been cheated by the brevity of his presence. I will miss him each and every day. He will forever be with me.
Bob Levy left a message on October 27, 2019:
I am stunned learning this news! As you know Ryan took trumpet lessons with me for nearly seven years. It allowed me to get to know this kind, wonderful young man. We last saw one another about five years ago prior to my move to NY. I was struck by his determination to move forward in positive directions with his life and I know how hard he was trying. My heart goes out to you and family as I know is a terribly difficult time to understand and accept. Please know I would have been with you yesterday to pay my respects if I were still in Wisconsin. You have my deepest sympathies and very best wishes.
Carlene Sprague left a message on October 26, 2019:
I am very sorry to hear about Ryan's passing.
His loss must be devastating to all of you!
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Trish Haza left a message on October 25, 2019:
Hello Pam, Craig, Cristina, Ross and Eric,

I am so sorry to hear of Ryan's passing. I think of you all often, enjoyed all the years of being your neighbor. Sorry that I will not be able to be with you tomorrow. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Much love and hugs to you, Yours Trish Haza
Carol and John Sprague left a message on October 25, 2019:
Craig, Pam and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Marta Haza left a message on October 25, 2019:
Dearest Sabee family - Ryan was a beautiful & extraordinarily bright child that never ceased to delight. I am shocked & saddened by this news. I hold you all in my heart. xxox
Sally and Bill left a message on October 25, 2019:
We love you all and share the grief and emptiness that accompanies the loss of children. Sally and Bill.
[email protected] left a message on October 24, 2019:
Saber family So sorry for the loss of Your son. May he Rest In Peace. Mitch and lisa Lux
Gail Gardner left a message on October 24, 2019:
Craig and Pam. I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your son.My heartfelt sympathy goes out to you and your family.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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