Lily Mae Riley
1935 - 2022
Lily Mae Riley
Visitation Information
Tuesday, July 5, 2022
Visitation Time
6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Visitation Location
Rooney Funeral Home, Alberton
Service Information
Service Date
Wednesday, July 6, 2022
Service Time
11:00 a.m.
Service Location
E. Gerald Rooney Memorial Chapel
Burial Information
Burial Time
Following the funeral service
Burial Location
Elmsdale United Church Cemetery
Requested Charity
Western Hospital Equipment Fund or the Elmsdale United Church Cemetery Fund
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The death occurred peacefully, at the Palliative Care Unit of the Western Hospital, Alberton, on Saturday, July 2, 2022, with her loving family by her side, of Lily Mae Riley (nee Henderson), aged 87. Predeceased by her first husband, Ivan Adams, in 1996, and her second husband, Marvin Riley, in 2013. Born in Alma, March 24, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Martha (nee Currie) Henderson.

Loving mother to Chester (Fern), of Alberton, Darlene (Jerry) Blanchard, of Elmsdale, Allen (Janet), of Northport, Karen (James) MacDonald, of Edmonton, Cathy (David) Lidstone, of the Brae, Sandra (Glen) Ellis, of Alberton, and Glenn (Angela), of Alberton. She will be sadly missed by her 20 grandchildren and her 35 great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Robert Henderson, of Alberton, and Angela (Doug) MacCallum, her chosen sister, of Brooklyn.

She is also survived by sisters-in-law, Ruby (late Roy) Fraser, of Northport, Lillian (late Alvin) Adams, of Rosebank, Lorraine (Fraser) McKinnon, of Kensington, Freda (late Walter) Adams, of Moncton, and Sandra (late Eric) Adams, of Burlington, ON. 

She was predeceased by infant daughters, Ruby Marlene, and Betty Mae, and by a great-grandson, Brodie.

Resting at the Rooney Funeral Home, Alberton, for visiting hours Tuesday, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Wednesday morning, from the E. Gerald Rooney Memorial Chapel, at 11:00 a.m., Pastor Betty Zita officiating. Interment to take place in the Elmsdale United Church Cemetery.

As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Western Hospital Fund or to the Elmsdale United Church Cemetery Fund, would be gratefully appreciated.
The funeral will be live streamed on the Rooney Funeral Home Facebook page, beginning at 11:00 a.m.
Lily Mae Riley