John R. Ryals age 60, of Crystal Lake, Illinois and formerly of Algonquin, Illinois passed away on January 12, 2020 in Arlington Heights, Illinois. He was born in Mobil, Alabama on June 28, 1959 the son of John Upton and Barbara (Boone) Ryals.
John and his family were the proud owners of the "Algonquin Sub Shop" in Algonquin for 28 years. He was very generous to the community, by donating food to the local Fire and Police agencies in the area. John was an avid golfer.
He is survived by his loving wife, Judy (Lane) Ryals; his children, Lane, Andie and Cole Ryals; his mother, Barbara Ryals; his siblings, Debby Luthye and Mark (Kelli) Ryals and his sister-in-law, Bonnie (Mark) Taylor.
He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and many dear friends.
John was preceded in death by his father, John Upton Ryals and his brother-in-law, Carl Luthye.
A visitation for John will be held on Sunday, January 19, 2020 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM with a time of sharing and remembrances to begin that afternoon at 3:00 PM with Rev. Jon Bergstrom officiating at Willow Funeral Home & Cremation Care 1415 W. Algonquin Rd. (one mile east of Randall Rd.) Algonquin/Lake in the Hills.
Cremation rites will be accorded privately.
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