Robert Riley, 79, of Burlington, died November 26, 2018 at Great River Medical Center.
Born October 15, 1939 in Crawfordsville, Iowa he was the son of Leonard and Luella (English) Riley. He married Helen Helmick on October 17, 1958. She died March 14, 2012.
Robert was a forklift mechanic for I.A.A.P. for over 25 years.
Survivors include his three children; Jim (Deanna) Riley of Albia, Iowa, Rebecca "Becky" Klein of Burlington and Lynette Hamilton of Coralville, Iowa; four grandchildren; three great grandchildren and one brother Dennis (Ann) Riley of Madison, Wisconsin.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Helen, two brothers and son-in-law Arthur Klein.
Visitation will be from 1:00 until 3:00 p.m. Saturday, December 1st at Lunning Chapel where the family will receive friends. A private burial will be held in Burlington Memorial Park Cemetery.
A memorial has been established.
Becky,am very sorry for your loss
So sorry for you loss, God Bless all of yo
I had the privilege of knowing Bob for a number of years shooting on the same co-ed pool team as a partner and team mate. He was one hell of pool player and I learned alot from him. I will truly miss seeing him every day and talking pool with him. Thoughts and prayers to the family. Rest in peace Bob!
Oh my heart...sure will miss him. It wasnt the same today! Big hugs to his children. Your Dad was loved by all his caregivers! Xo
I will miss our conversations....you were quite a character! Glad I got the privilege to know you. Prayers for the family...❤
I love you guys! Uncle Bob you will be truly be missed!
Hugs to the Riley family! he was a great man!
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