Jo Anne Riley

Birth Date: 
Monday, October 22, 1956
Date of Passing: 
Monday, February 11, 2019

Jo Anne Riley, 62, of Wooster passed away on Monday, February 11, 2019 at Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare in Wooster.

She was born October 22, 1956 in Elyria, the daughter of Joseph and Viola Libengood Kelly.  She married David Alan Riley on May 1, 1982. He survives.

Jo Anne was an office administrator for Sustainable Foods, Inc. She loved rescuing dogs and adopting them. Jo Anne also enjoyed reading, and loved to spend time with her kids.

In addition to her husband, surviving are her children, Sarah (Tyler) Chapman and Jake Riley; siblings Mildred (Ron) Sutherland, Bonnie (Pete) Stiwald, Daryl (Evelyn) Kelly, and Randy (Linda) Kelly.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother Larry Kelly.

There will be no calling hours or services.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster, is assisting the family.

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Prayers to you and your family. I worked with Jo Anne and she was the sweetest person, I miss her very much.

I had the pleasure of meeting Jo Anne through her work, and without fail she was funny, compassionate and forthright. She was a wonderful woman who will be greatly missed. Much love to her family and those close to her. From Kevin, Aimee and Bryson Lambes

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