Ian Michael Redinbaugh, a freelance photographer and artist, died Sunday in his Williamsville home after a long illness. He was 44.
Born in Washington, D.C., he came to Buffalo with his family in 1973. He was a graduate of Williamsville East High School and earned a bachelor of fine arts degree from Oswego State College. He worked for several years for the University at Buffalo News Services.
In 1993, he moved to Atlanta, where he worked in the golf department at a Galyan's sporting goods store. His photographs were published regularly in Creative Loafing, Atlanta's free weekly newspaper. He returned here last year.
Surviving are his mother, Margaret F. of Williamsville; a brother, David F. of Richmond, Va.; and three sisters, Margaret G. of Wooster, Ohio, Elizabeth E. Date of Buffalo and Ellen M. of Pittsburgh.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Thursday in St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, 200 St. Gregory Court, Williamsville. Burial will be in Fairfax Memorial Park, Fairfax, Va.