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Jean Riffe

1935 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Jean Riffe Obituary
Riffe, Jean
1935 - 2017
Jean Riffe was called home by her Lord and Savior on December 25, 2017. Jean was a longtime member of Whitehall Church of the Nazarene and devoted her life to serving God and sharing her joy with others. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was quick-witted, loved to make her family laugh and could spend hours playing music on her keyboard and singing praises to God. Preceded in death by her loving husband of 45 years, Talmadge Riffe, Sr., grandparents, Lafayette and Nancy "Mommy" Maynard, mother, Louise Spray, and sister, Nancy Lou Byrd. She leaves behind 1 sister, Joyce Anderson, 3 children, Teresa Sue Riffe Smith (Michael), Tina Riffe Oyler (Larry) and Talmadge Riffe, Jr. (Kathy), 6 grandchildren, Melissa, Tracy, Adam, Tony, Kris, and Kyle, 1 great-grandson, Andrew, and life-long best friend, Kathy Spears. She was dearly loved and will be missed by all who knew her. Friends may call Friday 4-8 PM EVANS FUNERAL HOME 4171 E. Livingston Ave. Funeral service Saturday11:00 AM Whitehall Church of the Nazarene 739 S. Yearling Rd. Pastor D. Geoffrey Kunselman officiating. Internment at Forest Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please consider donating to Hospice of Central Ohio: P.O. Box 430, Newark, OH 43058. www.evansfuneralhome.net
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Dec. 28, 2017
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