Birdie Nitzsche Riley

Birdie Nitzsche Riley, 95, of Kountze, died Wednesday, December 18, 2013. She was born on August 8, 1918, in Greenvine, to Rosa Engelmohr Nitzsche and Ewald Nitzsche, and had been a longtime resident of Kountze. Survivors include her children, Charles Riley of Canton, Dr. Thomas Riley of Carmel, Indiana, Patricia Mullin of Canton, Catherine Morvant of Chandler, and Karen Turner of Kountze; twenty-two grandchildren; forty-six great- grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. A gathering of Mrs. Riley's family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Friday, December 20, 2013, at Broussard's, 530 West Monroe, Kountze. Her funeral service will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, December 21, 2013, at Broussard's, with interment to follow at Old Hardin Cemetery, Kountze. Complete and updated information may be found

Funeral Home

Broussard's Mortuary
530 W Monroe St Kountze, TX 77625
(409) 246-3466

Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on Dec. 20, 2013