OBITUARY: Merritt Island High Grad Lauren Ryan Boss Passed Away Suddenly Oct. 25 at Age 21
By Space Coast Daily // November 9, 2022
Lauren carried a unique enthusiasm for life, that radiated onto others everywhere she went
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Lauren Ryan Boss passed away suddenly on October 25, 2022 at the age of 21. Lauren was born on September 17, 2001 in Cocoa Beach, Florida to Kim Boss (Ryan), and Paul Boss.
Lauren graduated from Merritt Island High School in 2019. She went on to continue her education at Southeastern University. Graduating early at age 19, with her Bachelors in Practical Ministries.
Lauren is survived by her Mother, Kim Boss and her two older brothers, Paulie Boss and Kyle Boss. Along with countless other family members and friends whom Lauren loved with all her heart. Lauren is predeceased by her Grandparents, Matthew T. Ryan Jr. and Dolores Ryan (McGlone).
Lauren carried a unique enthusiasm for life, that radiated onto others everywhere she went.
Lauren’s smile, humor, and kindness could brighten anyone’s day. Lauren was a light in a dark world for many. This enthusiasm stemmed from her love of Christ. Lauren fully dedicated her life to Jesus in 2018 and never looked back.
Through guidance from her older brother Kyle, Lauren was heavily involved in the youth group at Georgianna United Methodist Church in Merritt Island, FL.
Upon graduation from college, she accepted a position on the creative team at Saints Church in Queens, NY. In her past two years there, anyone close to her will recall how much growth she had, and how much love she spread far and wide in the name of Jesus Christ.
Lauren lived an incredibly accomplished life in a very short time period. Her life was so accomplished because Lauren gave generously and poured her heart into everything she did. Her creative passion was embodied in everything she did, including teaching free photography classes, joining improv groups, photography clubs, etc.
While Lauren loved all these things, none of them could compare to her love for her work advancing the kingdom of God.
We would like to thank Georgianna United Methodist Church in Merritt Island, FL, The Well Ministry in Merritt Island, FL, and Saints Church in Queens, NY. These churches were near and dear to Lauren, bringing her to and through her walk of faith.
Services will be held at 10:30am, Saturday November 19, 2022, at Georgianna Methodist Church, Merritt Island Florida.