Doyne Riley |

Doyne Riley

Doyne “Santa” Madison Riley was born Dec. 8, 1930, in North Little Rock, Ark., and passed away Feb. 26, 2013. He was 83.

Services took place at graveside at 11 a.m. Monday, March 4, 2013, at the Saint Patrick’s Catholic Cemetery on Rough and Ready Highway in Grass Valley, Calif.

Riley was retired from the U.S. Air Force with 23 years of honorable service. He loved his family and will be dearly missed.

He is survived by his son, Victor; daughter “Cookie” and her husband, Dewayne; along with nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his wife of 49 years, Jacquelyn; his two sons, James and Michael; daughter Kathleen; his two brothers, Bill and Larry; and his sister, Linda.

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