Patrick Riley - 82

9/23/1932 - 1/17/2015

Byron, IL

Patrick H. Riley, age 82, departed this life on January 17, 2015. He was born on October 24, 1932 in Oregon, Illinois the son of Leo and Ella (Reinders) Riley. He graduated from Byron High School in 1950. Pat served as a trustee and supervisor of Byron Township and Vice President and Trustee of Byron Fire Protection District for many years. He was actively engaged in farming most of his life and enjoyed going to the sale barns and the coffee shop. He is preceded in death by his wife Jane, his mother and father, and nephew Patrick Riley. He is survived by a sister Cleo Straley , brother, Jim (Jan) Riley both of Byron and several nieces and nephews, and special friend Harry Beaucham. The family would like to thank all the caring nurses and staff at Pincecrest nursing Home and Serenity Hospice and Ruth (Beulah) for tucking him in each night. Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 24, 2015 from 2-4 pm at Farrell Holland Gale Funeral Home, 506 W. Merchant Street in Byron. Cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to People Helping People.

Visitation:

Sat. Jan. 24th from 2:00-4:00 PM at FHG--Byron

Service:

No funeral service

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