Jim Riegle

March 10, 1936September 29, 2021

Jim Riegle age 85, of Greenville passed away at 4:15 AM on Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at his residence.

Jim was born March 10, 1936, in Greenville to the late Roy & Delilah (Fryman) Riegle. In addition to his parents, Jim was also preceded in death by his sons, James Riegle and Loni Walters.

Jim is survived by his wife, Jill B. Walters Riegle; children, Theresa Black, Lori Norris of Greenville, Rhonda & Mark Homan of Juniper, Florida, and Jeff & Kathy Walters of Rossburg; grandchildren, Ali (Homan) & Tanner Winters, Eli Homan, Emily & Garrett Eilerman, Caleb Homan, Olivia Norris, Molly Walters & fiancé, Brad Slyder, Rachel Norris and Luke Norris; and great grandson, Quinn Winters.

Jim owned and operated Riegle Colors in Wayne Lakes for over 40 years.

A funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made in Jim’s memory to the Darke County Harness Horsemen’s Association 5350 Bishop Rd. Greenville, OH 45331. Arrangements are entrusted to Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville.


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Rhonda Homan

September 30, 2021

Jim loved to tell stories. He frequently talked about his exceptional horses, dogs, and bird. He also shared memories of his mom and brothers. I especially liked the ones about his mom scolding him when he was naughty.

Jeromy Burke

September 29, 2021

Jim was a great guy , always enjoyed talking with him , had a few good laughs , he usually kept me busy with repairs on his camper and truck