Debra Geesey Riley, Class of 1978

Posted Oct 04, 2016

7/3/2016 4:00 AM

Debra Geesey Riley ’78 died July 3, 2016. She worked 30 years for the Bureau of Worker’s Compensation. She was a talented artist and musician and performed in her church choir and in several drumming circles throughout the U.S. She was a Reiki Master, and a committee member and speaker for the Universal Life Expo in Columbus. She was also a member of Tau Delta. She is preceded in death by her father-in-law, Rev. James H. Riley ’49; brother-in-law, John C. Riley ’76; and her grandparents. She is survived by her spouse, Timothy J. Riley ’79; her mother-in-law, Winifred Robbins Riley ’49; sister-in-law, Rev. Katherine J. Riley ’74; three sisters, two brothers, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and many cousins.