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Richard "Rich" Riley

1926 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Richard "Rich" Riley Obituary
Riley, Richard "Rich"
Richard died peacefully at Hospice of the Valley on January 10, 2016 in Glendale, AZ at the age of 89. Richard is survived by his wife, Mary Patricia "Pat" Riley, his daughter, Judy Lenzner, eight grandchildren, and fifteen great-grandchildren. Richard was born on November 13, 1926 in Wichita, KS to Logan Carl Riley and Minnie Beulah Riley. He was married to his high school sweetheart, Pat Riley for over fifty years. After moving to Phoenix, AZ, Richard worked as a funeral director and mortician for over forty years. He was a strong leader in the community volunteering with the Lion's Club for many years and serving as their District Governor during his service. He also belonged to the Northwest and Northgate Churches of Christ in Phoenix, Arizona where he was a song leader and sang at many weddings and funerals during his lifetime. Richard's viewing will be held from 10:00-11:00 AM, with the funeral at 11:00, on Friday, January 22, 2016 at Hansen Chapel, 8314 N. 7th Street, Phoenix 85020. Graveside ceremony to follow at 1:30 PM at National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 N. Cave Creek, Phoenix 85024. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Richard's life. Visit hansenmortuary.com for condolences.
Published in The Arizona Republic on Jan. 17, 2016
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