Edgar J. RILEY

Edgar J. Riley

WILLIAMSVILLE – Edgar J. Riley, 39, passed away Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at St. John's Hospice.

He was born July 9, 1974, in Mississippi to Tommy and Rella (Hill) Riley; both of whom preceded him in death. He married Jayme Finn of New Berlin on March 13, 2010 in Springfield.

Edgar was formerly employed as the overnight manager at the Montvale Schnuck's and as a manager for Popeye's. He was a member of Springfield First Baptist Church. He was a member of the ARRL and was widely known by his call sign KC9EGO.

He is survived by his wife, Jayme; a brother, James Pentecost; best friend, Les Claycomb III; his goddaughter, Emily Claycomb; his beloved dog, Toby Mac; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the time of a Celebration of Life service at 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at Springfield First Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to Springfield First Baptist Church.

To offer condolences visit www.vancilmurphy.com.

Funeral Home

Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home
437 S. Grand Ave. West  Springfield, IL 62704
(217) 525-1500