Obituary

Martha Lee Riegle

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GREENVILLE — Martha Lee Riegle, 89, of Greenville, Ohio, went home to be with her Lord on Friday, August 3, 2018, at the Brethren Retirement Community.

Martha was born April 17, 1929, in Greenville, the daughter of the late Lewis and Goldie (Hines) Arnett. In addition to her parents, Martha was preceded in death by her husband: Grant E. "Gene" Riegle; her daughter: Linda S. Zumbrum; her son-in-law: Richard W. Huff; her sister and brother-in-law: Betty and Dwayne Rolfe; her brother and sister-in-law: Willard and Pat Arnett; her sister-in-law: Clara Arnett.

Martha was a member of EUM Church; she loved being a wife, mother, grandmother spending time with her family and having wonderful family gatherings. She was an owner and avid harness horse fan.

She loved flowers and had the amazing gift of music being able to play the organ and piano by ear. She was the first woman to win the prestigious "Lady Pace" Trophy in Delaware, Ohio.

Martha is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law: Alan and Linda Riegle, of Greenville, Bruce and Diana Riegle of Washington, Pennsylvania; her daughter: Tami Huff of Greenville, son-in-law: Tracy Zumbrun of Greenville; grandchildren: Cary Riegle of Greenville, Nicole and Aaron Lewis of Beavercreek, Ohio, Chris and Heather Bright of Dayton, Ohio, Laura and Sean Benson of Chandler, Arizona, Chad and Ann Claire Riegle of Lexington, Kentucky, Taylor Riegle of Washington, Pennsylvania, Travis Huff of Los Angeles, California, Trent and Lori Huff of Columbus, Ohio; great grandchildren: Grant Riegle, Hunter Benson, Adrianna Lewis, Rachel and Tyler Huff; brother: Andy Arnett of Greenville; sisters and brothers-in-law: Charlene and Roger Black of San Rafael, California, Wanda and Don Bolyard of Greenville; numerous nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Friday, August 10, at 2 p.m. at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, with Pastor Don Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery, Fort Jefferson, Ohio. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to EUM Church. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com


Published in The Daily Advocate from Aug. 6 to Aug. 8, 2018
Arrangements under the direction of:
Zechar Bailey Funeral Home
1499 N Broadway PO Box 337 | Greenville, OH 45331 | (937) 548-4141
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