Helen Marie Riley, 71, of Orlean, VA, went to be with the Lord on 1 July 2019.
A native of Amissville, VA, she was the daughter of the late Franklin Churchill Riley and Josephine Ryder Riley. She was also predeceased by her husband, James H Riley, Sr and son, J. Kevin Riley and brother, Franklin C Riley Jr. Helen is survived by 2 daughters, Janice M Spangenburg, of Franklin, VA, and Phyllis Stalensky of Manassas, VA ; and a son, James H Riley Jr., of Orlean, VA . She has many beloved nieces and nephews and eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Helen loved animals and had dogs and cats that she absolutely loved and they were good companions to her throughout the years when she lived alone. She was an avid gardener and loved the beautiful flowers and always planted them each year and tended them.
A graveside ceremony will be held at National Cemetery in Culpepper VA on 5 July 2019 at 1 pm.
Flowers may be sent to Moser Funeral Home, Warrenton VA.
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