Lawrence L. Riley

February 16, 2018

Lawrence L. Riley

Lawrence L. Riley, 72 years of age, of Beatrice passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018 at Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center in Beatrice. He was born on May 21, 1945 in Boone, Iowa to Otto and Gladys (Conrad) Riley. Lawrence’s passion was helping others and always being on the go. He was a maintenance man at Hoover Group for more than 30 years. Lawrence owned and operated a small clean up business and loved doing it.

Lawrence is survived by his son, Larry Riley of Beatrice; his daughter, Betty Riley of Boone, Iowa; four grandchildren, Cord Anderson and special friend, Josie Goebel, Calleen Anderson and her fiance, Adam Armstrong, Michelle Anderson and Cullen Anderson; four great-grandchildren, Layne Armstrong and one on the way, Jase Anderson, Ryder Hammer and Lillian Hammer; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Betty Jean in 2013; and four sisters, Jane Koenig, Mary Anderson, Darlene Sego and Florence Peterson.

A celebration of life service will be held at a later date. There will be no visitation. Condolences may be left online at www.harmanwrightmortuary.com. Harman-Wright Mortuary & Crematory in Beatrice is in charge of arrangements.

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