Archbold, OH

Jody Ann Riley


Jody Riley

Jody Riley

Jody Ann Riley, 40 years, of West Unity, passed away in her sleep on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at home due to extended complications from an automobile accident.

Jody was born March 11, 1977, in Wauseon, the daughter of Steven K. Riley and Stella Perez.

Jody was a 1995 graduate of Hilltop High School in West Unity, and cherished the lifelong friends she made in school.

Jody was a devoted mother who loved and adored her two boys, Seth and Adam. She enjoyed fishing with her father, shopping with her mother and caring for her boys. Jody had a big heart and would do anything for anyone.

Jody is loved and survived by her two sons, Seth Lester and Adam Reeb; her parents, Steven K. Riley of West Unity and Stella Perez of Archbold; her maternal grandmother, Rosa Garcia Perez of Archbold; her three brothers, Steven J. (Jenny) Riley of West Unity, Gahlon Kunkle and his fiancé Vashti of Fayette, and Ruben Kunkle of Fayette; nephew, Steven J. Riley, Jr; nieces, Hannah Riley, Kaylei Kunkle and Jada Adkins.

She also has many aunts, uncles and cousins who will miss her dearly.

Jody was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Herman and Clara Riley; maternal grandfather, Marcos Perez; uncle, Patrick Riley; aunt, Gloria Jaramillo; and cousin, Jeramey Perez.

Funeral services for Jody were held at 11 a.m., Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at Oberlin-Turnbull Funeral Home, 202 North Liberty Street, West Unity, with Pastor Benaiah Harris officiating. Interment followed in Floral Grove Cemetery, West Unity.

In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider memorial donations be made for her sons to The Family of Jody Riley, c/o Farmers and Merchants State Bank, 200 West Jackson Street, West Unity, Ohio 43570.

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