GEORGE RILEY, SR.
George Riley, Sr., 88, of Beallsville, died Sunday, July 26, 2020, in Wheeling Hospital.
He was born June 20, 1932, near Beallsville, a son of the late Frank and Myrtle Goodrich Riley.
George retired from the former ORMET Corporation near Hannibal, however his love of working on the family farm remained a constant throughout the years. He attended the former Beallsville United Methodist Church and was a proud U.S. Air Force veteran.
Surviving are his loving wife of 65 years, Mary Ann Whinery Riley, whom he married on Aug. 15, 1954; their children, George (Rio) Riley, Jr., Janice (Dale) Hall, and Bruce Riley; six grandchildren, Christopher Hall, Joey-Lynn (Timothy) Robinson, Katie Hall (Eric Timmons), Samantha Hall, Cheyenne Riley, and Sean Riley; three great-grandchildren, Riley Robinson, Georgie Robinson, and Theodora Timmons; a brother, James Riley; two sisters, Bertha Brandon and Roberta (Carl) Chadwell; several nieces and nephews; and many friends.
In addition to his parents, George was preceded in death by an infant son, Allen Glen Riley, and a sister, Louise Fearon.
Graveside services with full Military Honors by American Legion Post 768 will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 30, 2020, in the Beallsville Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Beallsville EMS, P.O. Box 154, Beallsville, OH 43716.
Condolences may be offered at www.harperfh.net.