Riley Warren

Riley Anne Warren May 13, 1962 - July 23, 2013 Resident of Pleasant Hill Born in Sacramento, California on May 13, 1962. She attended Thomas Jefferson Grammar School, and graduated from St. Mary's Grammar School, St. Francis High School, and the University of California, Los Angeles (Art History Major). Riley was preceded in death by her older twin brothers and her father, Harry Warren. She is survived by her son, Cameron, her former husband, Richard Shearer, her mother, Phyllis Warren, her brothers Mark (Janet), Phil (Elaine), and Tim (Sue). Riley's nieces and nephews and grand nieces and nephews are too numerous to name! Riley's 17 year race with cancer ended when her strong heart finally rested on the evening of July 23. Riley Anne's life will be celebrated in a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Ignatius Church, 3235 Arden Way, Sacramento, California on September 14, 2013 at 10:00 AM with a reception immediately following in the Parish Hall. Donations in her name can be made to Cancer Support Community in Walnut Creek ( or KQED public Broadcasting (

Published in Contra Costa Times on Sept. 7, 2013