News Death Notice
RIFFE, Edward Thomas age 66, of Monroe, died Sunday, March 17, 2013, at the Hospice of Butler & Warren Counties. He was born August 23, 1946 in Middletown, the son of James Everett Riffe and Dorothy Belle (Taylor) Riffe. Edward was a veteran of the U.S. Army, and a member of the Elks. He retired from Reliance Electric after 35 years of service and was currently an Industry Business Coordinator at Butler Tech. He is survived by his wife of 48 ½ years, Joyce E. (Wilson) Riffe; one son, Brian (wife, Christine) Riffe of Monroe; one grandson, Benjamin; three brothers-in-law, Larry (Olga) Wilson, Gary (Kay) Wilson, Don Wilson; one sister-in-law, Connie (Greg) Fletcher; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Sandra Carpenter; and one brother, James Riffe, Jr. Funeral services will be 10:00 AM Friday at the New Covenant Church with Reverend Greg Fletcher officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 PM Thursday at the church. Burial will be at the Woodside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to
, 5211 Madison Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45227. A guestbook is available at www.breitenbachfuneralhome.com.
Published in Journal-News on Mar. 20, 2013