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The Honorable Howard F. Riley, Jr.

May 24, 1942 ~ October 8, 2021 (age 79)

Obituary

The Honorable Howard F. Riley, Jr. 79 of Morgantown, PA passed away Friday October 8, 2021 at Tel Hai Retirement Community in Honey Brook.

He was the husband of Jane E. Riley.

Born May 24, 1942 in Westtown, PA he was the son of the late Howard F. Riley, Sr. and the late Georganna Franey.

Howard grew up in Westtown, PA, attended St. Joseph’s Preparatory School and finished his senior year at Bishop Shanahan. He graduated from Villanova University and Villanova Law School. He was the founding partner of the Law Firm of Malcolm & Riley in Chester County.

He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. 

Howard served as a Chester County Court of Common Pleas Judge from 1993 until retirement in 2013.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his, son, Michael Riley, son, James (Michelle) Riley, son, Matthew (Cynthia) Riley; sister, Joan (George) Emery, brother, Richard (Gail) Riley; grandchildren, Benjamin, Emma, Jack, Sam and Katie.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Judy Groff, sister, Mary Riley, and brother, David Riley

Relatives and Friends are invited to his visitation on Saturday, October 16, 2021 from 9:00 am - 11:45 am at St. Agnes Church 233 W. Gay St. West Chester, PA 19380; followed by his Funeral Mass at 12:00 pm. Livestreaming of his Funeral Mass is available here: https://boxcast.tv/view/riley-family-funeral-ipiii2cwazwcuqqaxq1m 

Interment will be in St. Agnes Cemetery West Chester PA.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Timothy School 973 Old Lancaster Rd. Berwyn, PA 19312 https://thetimothyschool.org

Arrangements by DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home, Inc. of West Chester, PA 610-696-1181; www.DellaFH.com.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
October 16, 2021

9:00 AM to 11:45 AM
St. Agnes Church
233 W. Gay St.
West Chester, PA 19380

Funeral Mass
Saturday
October 16, 2021

12:00 PM
St. Agnes Church
233 W. Gay St.
West Chester, PA 19380

Video is available for this event


Interment will be in

St. Agnes Cemetery
1050 Pottstown Pike
West Chester, PA 19380

Donations

The Timothy School
973 Old Lancaster Rd., Berwyn PA 19312
Tel: 1-610-725-0755
Web: https://thetimothyschool.org/

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