Michael Riley

December 21, 1939, September 01, 2017


Michael “Mickey” Wayne Riley, 77, of Nederland, died Wednesday, August 30, 2017. He was born on December 21, 1939, in Palestine, Texas to Beatrice Campbell and Burton Riley.

Survivors include his beloved soul mate, Wanda Mosely, of Orange; son, Wayne Riley of Groves; daughter, Kari McCraine and her husband, Chad McCraine, of New Orleans, Louisiana; four half-sisters; grandchildren Matthew Riley and his wife, Sarah; Kristin Riley; Joshua Riley; great-granddaughter Jade Riley; nieces Denise Ducote, Mary Campbell and Deborah Campbell; nephew Darrell Berwick.

He was preceded in death by his wife of forty-four years, Ruth Riley; his parents and sister, Ethel Campbell.

The visitation for Mr. Riley’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Friday, September 8, 2017, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. A celebration of life will follow at 7:30 p.m., at Jefferson County Singles Club, 111 Green Avenue, Nederland. His funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, September 9, 2017, at Broussard’s, with his graveside service to follow at 3:00 p.m., at Sonnier Family Cemetery, Soileau, Louisiana 70589. Directions to the cemetery are here: http://bit.ly/2vKhdWS

Memorial contributions for Mickey may be made to YouCaring page we have set up: http://ow.ly/22x230eXbxO or VFW Post 2775, 5303 N 16th St, Orange, TX 77630.

Directions to the Cemetery Click HERE


A Gathering of Mr. Riley's Family and Friends
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Friday, September 08, 2017
5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
505 N 12th Street Nederland, TX 77627
Saturday, September 09, 2017
10:00 a.m.
Graveside Service - Saturday, 9/9/2017 3:00 p.m.
Sonnier Family Cemetery
100 Sonnier Rd. Solieu La 75031

Comments (5)

  • Eddie an Mary Lovato

    08 September 2017 at 01:02 | #

    Our prayers are with you all, Micky was a very good friend for over 30 years. We have alot of memories that go back many years he will be missed so much we love you Micky. God bless an RIP our dear friend.


  • Kirby Madole

    07 September 2017 at 18:13 | #

    Did not know Mickey personal but knew from family that he was a wonderful man whom everyone loved.


  • Al & Nancy DuCote

    07 September 2017 at 15:13 | #

    For the families & friends of Michael "Grandpa Mickey" Riley ...
    Our hearts are heavy for the loss you have all feel in Mickey's passing. We pray you all find peace and understanding while you share your wonderful memories of love, laughter, dancing and all your experiences with him in your own lives. Our prayers are for your comfort, and our hearts are with you all.
    Al & Nancy DuCote - Hot Springs Village, Arkansas


  • Vicki Mitchell

    07 September 2017 at 13:26 | #

    The world now has one less shining light. We are heartbroken over the loss of our only brother, Mickey, who always had a smile. Love, Jacquelyn, Sharron, Vicki, Deena (Mickey's sisters)


  • Wayne Riley

    07 September 2017 at 11:31 | #

    Love you Dad!


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