Raymond Lyle Riedel, age 86, of Rome, passed away peacefully on February 21, 2018.
Ray was born November 1, 1931, in Rome, a son of the late Francis J. and Frances M. Mountainer Riedel, and educated in Rome schools. He was formerly married to Evelyn Geiskopf. He was a tractor trailer driver for Special Metals, retiring after many years of service. He was of the Catholic faith.
Ray is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Sherry and Richard Butts of Forestport; a sister, Susan McDaniels of Virginia; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Donald Riedel of Rome, Wayne and Beverly Riedel of Rome; a sister-in-law, Patricia Riedel of Rome; and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother, Richard J. Riedel; grandson, Brian Crawford; and a sister-in-law, Doris Riedel.
The funeral service will be held Friday at 5:30 p.m., at the Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut Street. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home, Friday 4 to 5:30 p.m., prior to the funeral service.
Please offer online tributes or light a candle at: www.BarryFuneralHome.com