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Blanche M. Riley

Obituary for Blanche M. Riley

July 25, 1922 - October 5, 2017
North Ridgeville, Ohio | Age 95

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

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  • American Cancer Society
    20470 Lorain Rd
    Cleveland, OH 44126

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Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

163 Avon Belden Road
Avon Lake, OH 44012
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