It is with deep sorrow and much love that we mourn the passing of Wanda L Riley of Mills on October 18, 2021 at the age of 84 years. She was born on February 26, 1937 to Virgil and Louise Thompson in Coffeyville, KS. She was blessed with 2 sisters and 3 brothers. Wayne Thompson(Esther), Jean Wheeler, Judy Siddall(Chuck) all of Casper, Larry Thompson(Debbi) of Littleton, CO and Rick Thompson of Aurora, CO.
On September 27, 1958 she married Raymond Riley in Coffeyville, KS. Raymond served in the Marine Corps for 20 years so they moved a lot and made many friends along the way. During their union they had 4 children, Roberta Spaulding(Mick) of Mills, Richard Riley of Douglas, Randall Riley and Ronald Riley of Mills. In 1974, Raymond retired and they made their home in Shirley Basin, WY and later made their life in Mills, WY. She was a loving grandmother to 5 grandchildren: Danny Huber(Maureen), Adam Spaulding(Faith), Jamie Johns(Kevin), Nathan Riley(Chealsey), and Amber Riley. She spoiled the 12 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild. Plus many more extended family and friends. She is preceded in her death by her parents, husband Raymond and son Randall. Services will be held at Bustard’s Funeral Home on Monday, October 25th at 10:00 A.M. Viewing will be at 9:00 A.M. before the services. Father Thomas of Our Lady of Fatima will be officiating. Burial will be at Oregon Trail Veterans Cemetery in Evansville. She was loved deeply and will be missed by all who knew her.
Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Bustard & Jacoby Funeral Home , 600 CY Avenue, Casper, WY 82601.