Ryan Guy Middlebrook, age 41, passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness, on June 8, 2021, at Lovelace Medical in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Ryan was born March 15th, 1980 in Wilcox, Arizona, to Craig Middlebrook and Wendy Romero-Middlebrook. Ryan was a graduate of Valley Union High School in Elfrida, Arizona. After graduation, Ryan came to Raton to live with his Grandpa Tom Romero. Ryan then became a truck driver for 20 years at Southwest Hollow Metal.