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Irene Riley

April 9, 1930 — April 6, 2023

Irene "Boots" Riley, 92, passed away on April 6, 2023, in Atlanta, GA.

Irene Riley was born on April 9, 1930 in Pittsburgh, PA. She was preceded in death by her parents; Charles and Inez Riley, brother; Charles Riley Jr. and sister, Eloise Riley Knight.

Irene is survived by her nephew, Henry "Chet" Knight, and her brother in-law, Henry "Hal" Knight.

Irene attended St. Paul United Methodist Church, where she was active for many years. She also enjoyed visits from friends and relatives from time to time. "Boots" lived a remarkable life. "Boots" was her nickname. After losing her eye site in her thirties, she went on to do amazing things. Her memory was nothing short of amazing.

A memorial service for Ms. Irene Riley will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2023, at 11:00 AM at St. Paul United Methodist Church, followed by a graveside service at 1 pm at Greenwood Cemetery.

Memorial donations can be made in Irene's name to St. Paul Methodist Church at 501 Grant St SE, Atlanta, GA 30312.

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