Friday, June 11, 2010
Issac Glen Riley 1927-2009, Glen Gets His Own Video
Birth: Jan. 20, 1927
Death: Sep. 23, 2009
Video on the life of Glen Riley of Drury, Missouri
Isaac Glen Riley, 82 years old, passed to heaven on September 23, 2009 at his home. Glen was born January 20, 1927 in Buckhart, MO. to Isaac and Naomi (Stout) Riley.
On December 29, 1948 Glen and Lois Jean Mallernee were united in marriage in Davenport, IA. Glen was a farmer. He was a veteran and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a resident of the Drury community for over 36 years moving from Buffalo, IA.
In Davenport, he worked for over 20 years at the Black Hawk Foundry. He was a member of the Church of God at Gentryville, MO. He served on the Board of the church for many years. He also served as a Board Member of the Blanche Cemetery for several years. Glen enjoyed camping, hunting and fishing when he was able.
Glen was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Donald Riley and one sister, Monzella Rogers. Glen is survived by his wife, Lois Jean Riley, Drury, MO., three sisters, Ramona Sparwasser, Vancouver, WA., Ada Hubbard, Anderson, CA., Deloris Allen, Cabool, MO., many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Glen will be Monday, September 28, 2009, 2:00 p.m. at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Ava, MO., with burial in the Blanche Cemetery with full military honors by the Ava American Legion #112 and VFW #5993.
Visitation will be Sunday, September 27, 2009 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. in the fu
neral home. Memorials may be made to the Blanche Cemetery or Gideons International.
Pictures from the video:
Glen served in the Korean War in the US Army.
ABOVE LEFT PICTURE: Left to Right: Ramona Riley, Isaac Glen Riley, Naomi Riley
ABOVE RIGHT PICTURE: Picture taken around 1936 at Jake and Ada Stout's place in Douglas County, southwest Missouri:
Standing, left to right: Donald Ira Riley, Monzella Grace Riley, Naomi Riley, Isaac Riley, Isaac Glen Riley
On the chairs, left to right: Ramona Riley, Delores Riley, Ada Mae Riley
Two pictures taken December 1988:
RILEY FAMILY REUNION, SEPTEMBER 1979:
The Riley family held a family reunion on September 1979 in Kansas City at Dr. Lou and Deloris Allen's house. Food on the menu was roast pig. Standing in back, from left; Glen Riley, Ada Mae Hubbard, Don Riley. Standing in front, from left; Deloris Allen, Monzella Waddington, Naomi Riley Massey, Ramona Sparwasser:
Below, Deloris and Dr. Lou Allen:
Below, Mother and children - Standing in back, left to right; Glen Riley, Ada Mae Hubbard, Don Riley. Sitting in front, left to right; Monzella Waddington, Naomi Riley Massey (mother), Ramona Sparwasser, Deloris Allen:
Below, standing around the old stove from the Gentryville, MO. home place - Clockwise from left - Don Riley, Ada Mae Hubbard, Glen Riley, Ramona Sparwasser, Deloris Allen, Monzella Waddington, Naomi Massey (mother):
Below, clockwise around the table from the front left: Monzella Waddington, Carl Sparwasser, Ramona Sparwasser, Naomi Massey (mother), Glen Riley, Ada Mae Hubbard, Don Riley (face hidden), Deloris Allen and Dr. Lou Allen:
Below, clockwise around the table from the front left - Monzella Waddington, Ada Mae Hubbard, Ramona Sparwasser, Carl Sparwasser (standing) Naomi Riley Massey (mother), Tena Allen (standing), Deloris Allen, Dr. Lou Allen (standing), Don Riley and Glen Riley:
Below, Ramona and Carl Sparwasser:
Below, Naomi and her friend Louise on the couch:
Below, siblings Ada Mae Hubbard, Isaac Glen Riley and Delores Allen on the day of their mother's funeral on June 19,1997: