In Memory of Dylan Rieder | Pro Skateboarder passes away at age 28

Dylan Rieder

Dylan Rieder will be celebrated and remembered for his passion for art, music, fashion, skateboarding, and living life to the fullest

It is with heavy hearts that we report somber news today.  Pro skateboarder Dylan Joseph Rieder, 28, has passed away from complications with leukemia. Dylan was known for his powerful skating style, and inspired many with his talent. Our thoughts go out to Dylan’s family, friends, and the entire skate community who has lost a truly talented soul way too soon.Dylan Rieder

His family has released this official statement:

For Immediate Release—Today, October 12th, 2016, surrounded by family and friends, Dylan Joseph Rieder passed away due to complications with Leukemia. His passion for life, art, music, fashion and skateboarding has always been contagious. Dylan will be remembered by all as a loving son, brother, and friend.

In lieu of sending flowers, the family requests donations be made in Dylan's memory to Dr. Stephen Forman. Please address checks to; City of Hope, in memo line: to Dr. Stephen Forman for Dylan Rieder.

City of Hope
Attention: Philanthropy
1500 E Duarte Rd.
Duarte, CA 91010

http://www.cityofhope.org/giving/donate

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