Ed Riley obituary Salina Journal 23 Sep 1957
ED RILEY DELPHOS - Ed Riley, 73, died at his home Saturday even i ng after a short illness. Born in Savannah, Savannah, Ga., March 11, 1884, Mr. Riley had lived in Ottawa County most of his life. He farmed near the Vine Creek community and later operated a grocery store in Delphos for several several years. For some time hej traveled as a salesman for a' road machinery and equipment company. Surviving are the widow, Fan ny: two sons, Orville J., Seattle, Wash., and Bernard, Kansas City, Mo.: five daughters, Mrs. Nora Shaffer, Delphos; Mrs. Patricia Parks, Minneapolis; Mrs. Mary Lou Grimm, Jacksonville, A r k., and Sheryl and Tonya Ruth of the home; one sister, Mrs. Mike Aylward, Aylward, Niles, and three brothers, James J., Pat J., and John J., all of Salina. A rosary will be at 8 pm Monday Monday at the Parks-Holtz Funeral Home, Minneapolis. Funeral will be at 9 am Tuesday in St..Paul's Catholic Church. Burial will be in St. Paul's cemetery. |<D-Ark) Friends may call at the funeral home.