Kylee Brooke Ragsdale, age 30, of New Smyrna Beach, died Thursday, February 15 at home. Born in Orlando, Kylee came here in 1998 from Fort Lauderdale. She was a graduate of Atlantic High School, where she was a cheerleader and member of the golf team. In addition, she was an avid ice skater and a volunteer at Avante Rehabilitation Center in Ormond Beach.
Survivors include her parents, Ken and Sandee Ragsdale of New Smyrna Beach; brothers, Todd Merklin and his wife, Tammy, of Iowa Falls, Iowa, and Michael Ragsdale of DeLand; a sister, Brittany Bean and her husband, Carter, of Columbus, Ohio; and nieces, Harper Bean of Columbus, Ohio, and Ainslee Merklin of Iowa Falls, Iowa.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, February 24 at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church with The Reverend Patrick Quinn T.O.R. officiating.