Metairie, LA—Ryan Aucoin died Sunday evening after a two-year battle with T-cell lymphoma, an extremely rare blood cancer, and leukemia. He was 38.
Aucoin was a principal in the family business, Aucoin Hart Jewelers, He was passionate about diamonds and handled creative advertising, diamond buying and many other vital roles. He was also well known and beloved throughout the jewelry industry.
Aucoin is survived by his wife, Crystalyn, baby son Winston, his parents, Tommy Sr. and Donna Aucoin, brother and sister-in-law Tommy Jr. and Tricia, as well as the staff and friends of the store. In lieu of flowers, the Aucoin family would like to request donations to be made in memory of Hubert Ryan Aucoin, to MD Anderson Cancer Center, Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma, P.O. Box 4486, Houston, TX 77210-4486 https://gifts.mdanderson.org/mdanderson/main.php/micro_sites/showpage?id=28?actdon=memorialHonor
The Aucoin family: Crystalyn and Ryan (seated left), Tommy Sr. and Donna, Tommy Jr. and Tricia