Blanche M. Riley

  • Born: July 25, 1922
  • Died: October 5, 2017
  • Location: North Ridgeville, Ohio

Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

163 Avon Belden Road
Avon Lake, OH 44012
Tel. (440) 933-3202

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Mother, Sister, and Aunt

Blanche M. Riley (nee Holston), 95 of North Ridgeville, formerly of the East side of Cleveland and Avon Lake passed away on Thursday, October 5, 2017 following a brief illness. Blanche was born on July 25, 1922 in Sledge, MS, and was raised in Memphis as one of ten children. She was a very strong willed, independent woman. She had a kind heart and was always willing to help others. Blanche is survived by her daughter, Alfreta Johnson of North Ridgeville; sister, Delores Murrell; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Van and Stanchie (nee Williams) Holston; 4 brothers; and 4 sisters. Memorial contributions may be forwarded to the American Cancer Society, 20470 Lorain Rd., Cleveland, OH 44126. Friends may call at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 163 Avon Belden Rd., Avon Lake on Saturday, October 14 from 10am until the start of the Memorial Service at 11am. (440)933-3202


Condolence & Memory Journal

I To Alferta and Family,

May the peace of God transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus. Php 4:7

With Deepest Sympathy,
Rev. Mary Scott

Posted by Mary Scott - Memphis, TN   October 13, 2017


Mrs. Blanche, was a loving Mother, Sister, and Aunt.

May the memories that you cherish live forever in your heart.

With Deepest Sympathy,
Rev. Mary Scott and Family

Posted by Mary Scott - Memphis, TN - Family Friend   October 13, 2017

I will miss my aunt dearly.


Posted by Tanya Cannady - Memphis, TN   October 10, 2017

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