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Alexander Funeral Home-East Chapel

2115 Lincoln Ave, Evansville, IN

OBITUARY

Danny T. Rizen

19 September , 195212 May , 2019
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Danny Rizen, 66, of Evansville, IN, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital. He was born September 19, 1952, in Evansville, IN to Charles T. and Mary Kathryn “Kathy” (Rudisill) Rizen.

Danny recently retired from the Evansville Vanderburgh Building Authority, where he worked for 32 years. He graduated from Memorial High School in 1970 where the Memorial Tigers baseball team made it the state championship game that year. Danny was an avid sports and horse racing fan, and enjoyed the beach. Along with his retirement, he enjoyed precious time with his sons and grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Charles.

Danny is survived by his wife of 46 years, Terry Rizen; sons, Kyle Rizen (Amy) and Cameron Rizen (Ashlee); grandchildren, Grady and Garner Rizen; mother, Kathy; brothers, Charley Rizen (Celia) and Brad Rizen (Sharon); sister-in-law, Debi Reisinger (Glen); and nieces and nephews.

His wish was to be cremated with a Celebration of Life Service to be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund, www.pdjf.org.

  • FAMILY

  • Teresa A (Lovell) Rizen, Wife
  • Kyle Rizen (Amy), Son
  • Cameron Rizen (Ashlee), Son
  • Grady Rizen, Grandchild
  • Garner Rizen, Grandchild
  • Mary "Kathy" Kathryn (Rudisill) Rizen, Mother
  • Charley Rizen (Celia), Brother
  • Brad Rizen (Sharon), Brother
  • Debi Reisinger (Glen), Sister-in-law
  • Danny also leaves behind nieces and nephews to cherish his memory

Services

  • A Celebration of Life Saturday, 18 May , 2019

Memories

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Ray Adams

24 May 2019

Our prayers and condolences for Terry and her family in their loss.

Suzette Ewer

19 May 2019

Brad, Sharon, and family,
So sorry for your loss! Thinking of you today.

David Mattingly

16 May 2019

Great memories and many baseball victories with Danny. A great guy and teammate, a real team player

David Mattingly

Pam Musgrove-Coombs

15 May 2019

Terry, I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of Danny. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Jennifer Phelps

15 May 2019

Terry,

I’m so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family during this time. With deepest sympathy,

Jennifer Phelps
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Wally Johnson

15 May 2019

Terry I’m sorry to hear about Danny. My thoughts are with you and your family.

Jenny Beumel

15 May 2019

Terry, I am so very sorry for your loss and send up prayers for you and your family!
Jenny Beumel

Jerilyn Erwin

14 May 2019

Teri, so very sorry to hear about your lose. May God be with you and your family. Prayers and blessings.

Jerilyn Erwin

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Biography

Danny Rizen, 66, of Evansville, IN, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital. He was born September 19, 1952, in Evansville, IN to Charles T. and Mary Kathryn “Kathy” (Rudisill) Rizen.

Danny recently retired from the Evansville Vanderburgh Building Authority, where he worked for 32 years. He graduated from Memorial High School in 1970 where the Memorial Tigers baseball team made it the state championship game that year. Danny was an avid sports and horse racing fan, and enjoyed the beach. Along with his retirement, he enjoyed precious time with his sons and grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Charles.

Danny is survived by his wife of 46 years, Terry Rizen; sons, Kyle Rizen (Amy) and Cameron Rizen (Ashlee); grandchildren, Grady and Garner Rizen; mother, Kathy; brothers, Charley Rizen (Celia) and Brad Rizen (Sharon); sister-in-law, Debi Reisinger (Glen); and nieces and nephews.

His wish was to be cremated with a Celebration of Life Service to be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund, www.pdjf.org.