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“to the entire riley family...so sorry for your loss..may eddy r.i.p. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: mary and ned mcniff - naples, FL

“Anne and family, I am very sorry for your loss. Thinking of you with love during this very difficult time. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Anne-Marie McLaughlin - Braintree, MA

“I am so sorry for your loss, I will miss my uncle very much.He was a amazing person, he was always their for who ever needed help I will miss u...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Cheryl Meleo - Plymouth, MA

“So very sorry for your loss. My heartfelt condolences to you all during this very difficult time. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Deborah Collins - MA

“Very sorry for your loss, we are thinking of you. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Hannah & Christoph Schneider - NH

“My heartfelt condolences to the family and friends and all who knew and loved Ed. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Patricia McBride - Dorchester, MA

“To Eddie's family and friends. My deep condolences to all of you. He is probably the nicest and greatest person I had the pleasure of meeting and...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Pearse McDermott - Boston, MA

“Sending our condolences to all of Ed's family and friends. We have such fun memories of Ed and Coleen over many, many years. You will be terribly...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Gail and Don Maxwell - Naples, FL

“Mary, Joe and family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Rosa Riley


RILEY, Retired Lieutenant Edward T. B.F.D. (Engine 21). In Dorchester, Savin Hill, January 9th.

Beloved husband of the late Ann T. "Nancy" (Murphy) Riley.

Loving father of Anne L. Riley of Dorchester and her companion Thomas J. Adams of Quincy, John R. and his wife Deborah A. Riley of Squantum, and Mary M. and her husband Joseph J. Mulry of West Roxbury.

Brother of Margaret A. Sprague of Quincy, and the late Barbara L. Brennock and Frances J. O'Brien.

Devoted grandfather of Edward W. and Timothy J. Riley, Riley Ann, J.J., and Maggie E. Mulry.

Best friend of Coleen O'Donnell of Quincy.

Survived by many nieces, nephews, and many many dear friends.

Visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Ave., DORCHESTER, Friday 4-8 P.M.

Funeral Mass in St. Margaret Church of St. Teresa of Calcutta Parish, Saturday morning, January 14, at 10 A.M.

Relatives and friends invited.

Veteran U.S. Army – Korean War.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Eddie's memory may be made to the Boston Firefighters Burn Foundation, 55 Hallet St., Dorchester, MA 02124.

Interment private.