OBITUARY

Donald E. Riley

March 12, 1930December 6, 2012

DONALD E. RILEY, 82 of Cisne, passed away at 4:20AM Thursday, December 06, 2012 at his home.

Donald was born March 12, 1930 at Edinburg, TX to Earl and Bessie (Lane) Riley. He married Rosalie Rogers October 11, 1950 at Cisne, IL.

Donald was a farmer and a member of Round Prairie General Baptist Church at Cisne, IL and the VFW at Fairfield, IL. He was an Army Infantry Veteran from July, 1948 to December, 1951 and his first assignment was in Germany and later in the Korean War.

Donald is survived by his wife Rosalie Riley of Cisne, IL; two daughters Nikki Duke of Flora, IL and Sandra Fair (& her husband Duane) of Fairfield, IL; two sisters Ann New (& her husband Kenneth) and Susie Headley both of Fairfield, IL; and twin brother Ronald Riley (& his wife Anne) of Geff, IL. Also surviving are five grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were two brothers Cecil and Arthur and his parents.

Funeral services for Donald Riley will be 1:30PM Sunday December 9, 2012 at Hosselton Funeral Home with burial in Bestow Cemetery at Geff, IL. Visitation will be 6-8PM Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012 at Hosselton Funeral Home.

Memorials may be given to Round Prairie Youth Activities and will be accepted at Hosselton Funeral Home.

Services

  • Funeral Service Sunday, December 9, 2012
  • Visitation Saturday, December 8, 2012
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Donald E. Riley

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December 8, 2012

Dear Rosalie, Nikki and Sandra : Our heart and prayers go out to you all. God comfort you and keep you,mend your hearts through this time of sadness and bless you with his Love. So enjoy all the time I have had with Sandra through School and the last few years. God Bless you all!!

Perry and Ruth Ann Kunce, Illinois

Sam McCorkel

December 8, 2012

Riley's:
Don was a great man. His years with you were a blessing. The many hours of story telling with him were always enjoyable. I'm going to miss him in a great way.

Sue (Caudle)Bennett

December 7, 2012

Nikki, so sorry for the loss of your dad. You and your family will be in our prayers.

December 7, 2012

Nikki:
Please know that our thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family, now, and in the days to come.
Larry and Sue Kramer

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