March 21, 1973 ~ March 22, 2013
Ryan C. Carden, 40, Burnsville, MN, formerly of Grand Forks, ND passed away Friday, March 22, 2013.
Ryan Christopher Carden was born March 21, 1973 in Grand Forks, ND to Terry and Julie (Jorgensen) Carden. Ryan grew up in Grand Forks where he graduated from Victory Christian Academy. He attended UND school of nursing and became a registered nurse. He moved to Burnsville where he worked in the home healthcare field in the Minneapolis area. He was once awarded by his employer Nurse of the Year. His interest in martial arts started early in his life. He earned several black belts. He started a martial arts school in Grand Forks. His interest in martial arts followed him to Burnsville where he opened the Wu Chi Martial Arts School.
He was kind and loving and he enjoyed family and friends.
He is survived by his parents, Terry and Julie Carden, Port Orange, FL; sister, Cheryl (Brian) Bostad, Grand Forks, ND; grandparents, Ada and Arden Jorgensen, Fargo, ND; aunts, Nancy (John) McAlin, Bayside, CA, Jane (Steve) Peterson, Fargo, ND; uncles, Alan (Cleo) Jorgensen, Rapid City, SD, Rick (Kathy) Jorgensen, Fargo, ND; many nieces, nephews, and cousins.