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David O. Riley

1949 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
David O. Riley Obituary
Riley, David O.

Memorial services were held for David O Riley (Water/ Parrot Clan), 67, long time resident of Albq on March 12, 2016. He entered into rest on March 9, 2016. He was born in Winslow, AZ on Feb. 12, 1949. David was one of many boxcar children who grew up in Laguna Colony of Winslow. He attended local schools and graduated in 1967.

After graduation, he attended U of A in Tucson, AZ. He then left school to travel the country where he met his wife, Viginia Huettig of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, where they were eventually married at. Then in 1980 his daughter, Zoe Oaks was born. David and family made their residence in Albq and he then graduated from UNM with a Architecture/Planning and Spatial Engineering degree. He was involved in many organizations around NM and AZ, including the Navajo Museum in Window Rock, AZ, Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in Albq and various school schools throughout AZ and NM.

He is survived by his daughter, Zoe Oaks Riley; one sister, Debra (Frank) Stacey; nephews and nieces, Joseph, Frank Jr., John, Tiffany, and Gabby.

Services were under the Direct Services Funeral Home in Albq.
Published in Albuquerque Journal on Mar. 19, 2016
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