James Kennedy Riley
July 6, 1981 ~ June 23, 2012
James Kennedy Riley, 30 passed away on Saturday, June 23, 2012 at McKay Dee Hospital. He loved his family dearly and fought a courageous battle with cancer for almost two years before our Father in Heaven called him home.
James was born on July 6, 1981 at Hill Air Force Base a son of John Douglas and Judy Ann Kennedy Riley.
Jimmy married his sweetheart Feliz Joanne Gallegos on March 27, 2003 in Sunset, UT, their marriage was later solemnized in the Logan LDS Temple on March 27, 2007.
He enjoyed kenpo karate, guitar, hiking, camping, but most of all he loved spending time with his family.
Surviving are his wife Feliz J. Riley, children: James J., Levi K., Nolan D., and Emmanuel M. Riley, mother Judy Riley, siblings: Jennifer, J. Mike, Joel and Jordan Riley, his in-laws: John L and Margo Gallegos, John & Cassie Gallegos, David & Dona Gallegos and grandparents: Hollis and Joanne Francom, John & Eleanor Gallegos.
He was preceded in death by his father John Riley, grandparents: Willard & Dorothy Riley, George & Doris Kennedy and Darrel Smith.
Funeral services will be Friday, June 29, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Myers Mortuary Chapel, 205 S. 100 E., Brigham City, UT.
The family would like to express special thanks to the Brigham City 2nd Ward, friends, neighbors, and family for all their loving care and support through this difficult time.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the James K Riley Memorial Fund at any America First Credit Union.
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May 8, 2013, 10:40 pm-
Me and your boys love and miss you so much, you were and always will be the love of my life, you were the best thing that ever happened to me, life will never be the same without you.I hope to be strong without you. My sweet love my life.
- Feliz Riley
June 27, 2012, 5:50 pm-
It was a joy to know him, an insiration to watch him, and an honor to teach him. He will be missed by all of his American Kenpo family.
Clark L Dalton
9th degree - Master of the Art
American Kenpo Karate Institute
- Clark L Dalton
June 27, 2012, 11:58 am-
Riley family, I am sorry to hear of your loss. Praying for comfort for all of you. May God Bless You
- Laura Hale