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Visitation

St.John M.B. Church
Saturday April 3rd, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am

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Funeral Service

St.John M.B. Church
Saturday April 3rd, 2021
10:00am

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Interment

Elmhurst Cemetery
Saturday April 3rd, 2021
11:00am

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Delores Diane Riley

Delores Diane Riley was born on October 12, 1948 to the late Rev. Miller L. and late Frances Riley (Elston) in Joliet, Illinois. She departed this life on March 21, 2021 in Joliet Illinois.

Delores attended Joliet Public Schools. Over the years she provided childcare to many families.

Delores accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Joliet, Illinois where she worked in the children's church and nursery.

Delores enjoyed socializing with family and friends, music, dancing, crossword puzzles, and playing her tambourine in church.

Delores is preceded in death by her parents, brothers Dewayne and Lawrence, and sisters Janet and Sandra.

Delores leaves to cherish her memory; her siblings La’Rethia Collette, Leonard (Cheryl) Riley both of Joliet, and Robin Riley of Chandler, AZ, and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

A celebration of life will be as follows:

VISITATION

Saturday April 3, 2021

9:00 A.M. to 10 A.M.

St. John M.B. Church

104 E Zarley Blvd.

Joliet, Illinois 60433

 

FUNERAL SERVICE

Saturday April 3, 2021

10 A.M.

St. John M.B. Church

104 E Zarley Blvd.

Joliet, Illinois 60433

INTERMENT

Saturday April 3, 2021

Elmhurst Cemetery

1212 E. Washington St.

Joliet, Illinois 60433

Repast will be held at St. John M.B. Church immediately following the interment.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Johnson Bailey Funeral Services.


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Guestbook

We are so sorry to hear of the lost of our dear cousin. Diane will be truly missed. We want you to know that we are praying that our heavenly Father will wrap His arms of comfort around you, along with our prayers. We pray that God bless and strengthen and keep you in His care. Prayerfully, Mrs.Annie Riley-Taylor children, LaVerne Taylor-Gearring (Twin) Leon Jr., LaRetha, and LoRenzo Taylor.

Laverne Gearring Apr 10 2021 12:00 AM

Diane was my Baby..I would come home & she would give me that "HEY!"..lol I'll never 4get the Church rides..her play'n her tambourine & giving me those Happy kisses on the forehead..Miss'n U DiDi..LUV U

Joey Bolden Mar 30 2021 12:00 AM