MITCHELL — William Michael Riley, 72, Mitchell, passed away at 12:55 a.m. Wednesday, December 9, 2009, at Westview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Bedford.
Born September 10, 1937, in Indianapolis, he was the son of Cecil and Helen (Kelley) Riley and was reared in the home of Claude and Ivy Fiddler.
He was a U. S. Army veteran and a member of Cecil C. Martin American Legion Post No. 250 and Marvin R. Davis Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.
He graduated from Tunnelton High School and was a member of ABATE.
William Michael Riley, Jr., and wife, Danita, Bedford
William Michael Riley III
Karan Wright, Bedford
Anna Harrison, Louisville
His parents and sister, Zella Rose Reynolds, preceded him in death.
Graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, December 14, at Dixon Chapel Cemetery with military honors accorded by American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.
Friends may call from 3:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday at Chastain Funeral Home.