Lucile Riley

GERMANTOWN HILLS - Lucile F. Riley, 92, formerly of Germantown Hills, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at 7:10 a.m. at Heartland Manor Care of Canton, Ill.

Lucile was born on April 21, 1921, to Richard and Nellie (Fowler) Mosley. She married Ralph W. Riley on Dec. 21, 1948, in Peoria. He died Jan. 18, 1992, in Peoria.

She is survived by goddaughter, Theresa (Gary) Allen of Canton, Ill. Lucile has three grandchildren, Jeff (Dawn) Allen of Tennessee, Scott Allen of Bartonville and Kurt Allen of East Peoria; and four great-grandchildren, Emily, Cameron, Braden and Brooke Allen. Also surviving are four sisters-in-law and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, one sister and three brothers.

Lucile worked for Sears for many years in the Unit Control Office.

She was a former member of the Lincoln Trail Porsche Club.

The services will be Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at 3 p.m. at The Wilton Mortuary in Peoria with Pastor Bruce Rushing officiating. Visitation will be from 1:30 to 3 p.m., prior to the service on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. Burial will be in Tower Hill Cemetery in Tower Hill, Ill., on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, at 11:30 a.m.

Memorials may be made to Heartland Manor Care of Canton's activities program.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Funeral Home

The Wilton Mortuary
2101 North Knoxville Avenue Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 688-2454

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Nov. 2, 2013