Posted: July 19th, 2023

JEAN MAY RILEY (nee MacGillivray) 1931 – 2023
Jean Riley passed away on Monday, July 17, 2023, at the age of 92 years with her beloved family and friends by her side. She is survived by her two grandsons, Jared (Angie) Riches and Rory (Chelsea) Frazer, along with her great grandchildren Carson, Lincoln, Anita and Connor; stepson Terry (Donna) Riley; cousins, Marilyn and Doug MacGillivray, Lorraine (Don) Nordstrom, Matt Thomas (Rita Palmer) and Earl MacGillivray. She leaves to cherish her memory her “chosen” daughter and son Jeanine and Jeff Wilson (along with the whole Wilson clan, including four honorary great grandchildren) as well as another “chosen” son and daughter-in-law Jim and Cheryl Ramsay. Jean was predeceased by her parents, Johnny and Ruby MacGillivray, son Earl Embury, daughter Nancy Frazer, and husband Ron Riley. A graveside service will be held at the Redcliff Cemetery on Thursday, July 27, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. with a luncheon to follow at the Seventh Day Adventist Church on Dunmore Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jean’s memory to CNIB or the SPCA. To leave a message of condolence you may visit

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