|Oscar L. Riley Sr. 80 of London Mills, IL passed away Friday February 5, 2010, 1:07 pm at the Care Center of Abingdon, Abingdon, IL.
He was born July 5, 1929 in Washington, IA the son of Charles F. and Milta M. Wandling Riley.
He is survived by one son Oscar L. Riley Jr. of Galesburg, IL; one daughter Peggy Riley of London Mills, IL; Stepsons Jerry Allen of London Mills, IL and Robert (Kathy) Allen of London Mills, IL; Step daughter Sharon (Daniel) Boyer of Rapatee, IL; 12 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren; four brothers Larry (Carol) Riley of Dexter, MO, Walter Riley of Peoria Heights, IL, Richard (Doris) Riley of Fiatt, IL and Charles Riley of CA; two sisters Letha Sibert of Abingdon, IL, Lillian (Richard) Branchfield of Fiatt, IL. He was preceded in death by his parents 1 son Rickie Neal Riley, 5 brothers Leroy, David, Wayne, Ronnie Riley, and Lyle Wandling.
Oscar worked for M & Saint L Railroad, drove a delivery cream truck. He worked at the Abingdon Brass Factory. He drove a truck for Watson Trucking and worked for White Implement in Avon, IL. He also had his own tree cutting service and owned and operated a restaurant in New Boston, IL.
Funeral service will be Tuesday February 9, 2010 at 2:00 pm at the Corman Memorial Home Avon, IL where family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in the East Midway Cemetery, London Mills, IL.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Please sign the guestbook at www.cormanmh.com.