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Wilma May Riley

April 5, 1929 — May 3, 2018

Wilma May (Curry) Riley, 89, of French Lick, Indiana passed away on May 3rd, 2018 at her residence.

She was born in Sullivan, Indiana on April 5th, 1929 to Miles K. and Lucille (Wickline) Curry.

Wilma married John Doyle Riley on September 30th, 1947 and he preceded her in death on November 14th, 2008.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, (1) Son – John Michael Riley and (1) Brother - Miles K. Curry Jr.

Wilma graduated from Loogootee High School in 1947, was previously a member of Eastern Star and a member of the Moores Ridge United Methodist Church. She loved quilting, feeding her hummingbirds, tending to her flowers and spending quality time with her loving family and friends.

Wilma is survived by:

(1) Son Pat Riley (Patty) West Lafayette, Indiana

(2) Daughters Dana May Anderson (Louis) French Lick, Indiana
Debbie Morey (Jim) Riverview, Florida

(2) Sisters Velma Livingston (Jack) Peru, Indiana
Marjorie Butler Terre Haute, Indiana

(8) Grandchildren (8) Great-Grandchildren

A Funeral Ceremony will be conducted by Pastor John Moffatt on Monday, May 7th, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Chapel in French Lick, Indiana.  Interment will follow in Patoka Memorial Cemetery in French Lick, Indiana.

Friends may call Sunday, May 6th from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Chapel and on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Service in French Lick, Indiana 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website –
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Service Schedule

Past Services


Sunday, May 6, 2018

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Funeral Ceremony

Monday, May 7, 2018

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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