Thomas J. Riley

In Memoriam

Below is the death notice of Thomas Riley, Brother of Robert Riley, Class of 1975, and Peter Riley, Class of 1980. Brother-in-law of Owen McBride, Class of 1979. Please keep the Riley and McBride families in your prayers.

THOMAS RILEY age 60, Beloved son of Robert P Riley M.D. (deceased) and Coletta O'Brien Riley (deceased), wonderful brother of Robert F. (Melissa), Eileen Brady (Joseph), Nancy McBride M.D. (Owen), Peter M. (Julia). Loving Uncle to 14, great uncle to 11. Tom Riley passed away peacefully on April 29, 2023. Tom Riley worked for years at the Rocky River Workshop and was a member of their Choir. He enjoyed Country Music, Bowling with the Special Stars, and a good classic movie. He taught us so many life lessons including helping others, kindness and finding humor in life. He taught us courage, acceptance and love. Tom left a lasting impression on many. The family would like to especially thank Mrs. Patrice Campbell of Ennis Court; all the wonderful Nurses and caregivers including Larry Dickerson. Tom's dinners and ice cream sundaes with Mrs. Campbell were his special treat. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Tom Riley's name to: Ennis Court 13315 Detroit Avenue Lakewood, OH 44107. Mass of Christian Burial on Monday May 8, 2023 at 10:00 am. St. Angela Merici Church 20970 Lorain Road, Fairview Park. Friends may call at the McGORRAY-HANNA FUNERAL HOME OF WESTLAKE, 25620 CENTER RIDGE ROAD (WEST OF COLUMBIA) before the Funeral Mass on Monday May 8, 2023 between 8:30am - 9:30 am. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery.

Posted on: May 8, 2023

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Thomas J. Riley

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