Edwin Clark Riley, 83, of Raleigh passed away Monday, May 4, 2015. He was born March 15, 1932 in Norwalk, CT son of the late Thomas and Bernice (Lamb) Riley.
Ed retired from the US Army in 1970 as a Lt. Colonel after serving in both the Korean and Vietnam Wars.
After retiring from the Army, Ed went to work for the Social Services Department in North Carolina retiring in 1988 as Director of Child Support Enforcement. He enjoyed reading, trivia and traveling with his wife Julia. Ed enjoyed Big Bands and also was active in the community at Magnolia Gardens.
He was predeceased by his wife Julia Graham Riley in 2007.
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Ed is survived by his daughter Anne Moell and husband Don of Fuquay Varina.
A Memorial Service will be held 2:00 pm Saturday May 16, 2015 at Magnolia Glen 5301 Creedmoor Rd, Raleigh, NC 27612
Memorial donations may be made to Military Missions in Action 411-B North Judd Parkway, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526 Arrangements are under the care of Brown-Wynne Funeral Home 300 Saint Mary’s St. Raleigh, NC 27605.