M. Bernita Riley


M. Bernita Riley, 84, died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016, at her residence in Loogootee.

She is survived by her children, Helen (Leroy) Bruner of Loogootee, Mike (Vickie) Riley of Las Vegas, Nevada, Mark Riley of Nashville, and Rita (Bob) Grant of Greenfield; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Farrell Riley.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Very Rev. J. Kenneth Walker at 10 a.m. Monday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Loogootee. Burial will be held at a later date. Visitation will be from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee.

Memorial contributions may be made to Martin County Humane Society.