Warren Shaw Riley Jr.

January 07, 1943 ‒ February 11, 2018

Delaware, Ohio

Warren S. Riley Jr., age 75 of Delaware passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Arbors of Delaware.

He was born on January 7, 1943 in Camden, NJ to the late Warren S. and Ernestine (Byrd) Riley. Warren was a US Army Veteran serving in the early 1960’s and retired as a security manager. Originally from Philadelphia, he moved to the Delaware, Ohio area in 2007. A member of Jones Temple Church, he was a strong willed disciplinarian. Warren was furthering his education, working on a bachelor’s degree. He was a wonderful cook and baker, his lasagna and peach cobbler will long be remembered. He treasured spending time with his grandchildren and watching old family movies.

He is survived by his children: Sjanna Bailey, Chase Riley, and Warren “Rocky” Riley III, 26 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, and beloved sister Joy Stevens.

In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by his brothers Harold, Cecil, and Stanley Riley.

Philadelphia services are in the process of being planned, local arrangements were entrusted to the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center.

Memorial contributions are suggested for a children centered charity.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com