American Veteran 02

Robert L. Riley, Sr.

June 11, 1951 ~ January 18, 2020 (age 68)

Obituary

Robert L. Riley, Sr., age 68, of Ridgway passed on this life, January 18, 2020 in the Eldorado Nursing and Rehab.  Robert was born in Eldorado on June 11, 1951 to the late Henry and Ruby (Endicott) Riley.  He graduated from Ridgway High School and then served his country in the United States Army.

He worked at the Ridgway Seed Company for many years but retired from being a over the road truck driver.  He loved to fish and camp.  He always enjoyed his family.

Robert is survived by his son, Robert (Bunny) Riley, Jr, his daughter, Cathy (Richard) Way of Novia Scotia, a sister, Joanna (Steve) Ward of Cambria, 4 Grandchildren.  He was also preceded by a brother, Ron Riley.

Visitation for Robert will be on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at the Cox & Son Funeral Home in Ridgway from 11:30 AM until 12:45 PM.  A graveside service will follow at the Campground Cemetery at 1:00 PM

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
January 21, 2020

11:30 AM to 12:45 AM
Cox & Son Funeral Home
209 S. Jarrell St
Ridgway, IL 62979

Graveside Service
Tuesday
January 21, 2020

1:00 PM
Campground Cemetery

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