Eleanor Elizabeth Riley passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 28, 2023 at the Blue Water Rest Home, Zurich, Ontario in her 79th year.
Eleanor is survived by three sisters Marlene (Lewis) Gingerich of Zurich, Grace (Richard) Bender of Waterloo and Doris (Stewart) Bannerman of Seaforth.
Eleanor will be missed by nieces and nephews, Dorcas (Lloyd) Tate, David (Richelle) Gingerich, Richard (Monica) Gingerich, Laurel Bender-Lloyd, Dan (Tanya) Bender, Sarah (Jeff) Clemmer, Jim Bannerman, Connie Stainforth, Bonnie (Jason) Henson, and twenty great nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Nelson (1998) and Mabel (2000) Riley.
Eleanor was a member of Kingsfield- Zurich Mennonite Church, Zurich. She was a resident of Blue Water Rest Home for many years and her family is grateful for the compassionate care that the staff, as well as Dr. M Hammond gave her during these years.
Visitation will be held at Haskett Funeral home, 49 Goshen Street North, ZURICH on Saturday, April 1, 2023, from 6-8 PM. Registration is appreciated. Please click “Register Now” below, to register.
Eleanor’s funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Sunday, April 2nd at 2:30 PM. Interment at Kingsfield Zurich Mennonite Cemetery.
Donations to Diabetes Canada would be appreciated by the family.