Tyler S. Ayan, 22, of Marion died June 24, 2017 after injuries he sustained in a motorcycle accident.
He was born in Boston and lived in Marion for many years.
Tyler graduated from Old Rochester Regional High School and received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Plant Sciences from the University of Rhode Island last month.
He enjoyed growing plants, hot peppers, fixing engines, target shooting and riding his motorcycle.
Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Trina and Robert “Scott” Cavanaugh of Marion; his brother, Airman First Class Michael T. Ayan, USAF; his sisters, Alyssa K. Fornaro of Marion, Jacqueline V. Cavanaugh of Wareham, Amanda L. Robinson of Wareham and Apryl M. Cavanaugh of Dartmouth; his grandparents, Marcia Robbins of Waleska, GA and Curtice Robbins of Wareham; a stepfather, Robert Fornaro of Plymouth; aunts and uncles, Nancy Robbins of Searsmont, ME, Philip Robbins and his wife Andrea of Melrose and Keith Robbins and his wife Tiffany of Woodstock, GA; his cousins, Kalyn, Nicholas, William, Isabella, Elyse and Sophie.
His funeral will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday, June 29, 2017 in the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Hwy., Wareham. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery, Marion.
Visiting hours are from 10:00 am to 11:00 am on Thursday prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to www.350.org.
For directions and online guestbook, visit: www.ccgfuneralhome.com.