Elaine Marie Riley, 66, of Romney passed away Saturday, February 10th at Hampshire Memorial Hospital after a strong battle against health issues.
Born June 9, 1951 in Charleston, WV, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Clare Coll. She is also preceded in death by a brother, Frank Coll.
Surviving Elaine is her husband of 26 years, Charles W. “Chuck” Riley, Jr. of Romney. Her three children; Gary Burris and Matthew “Scott” Allison of Martinsburg, WV and Melissa Allison of Augusta, WV. Her brothers; John Coll of Fayetteville, WV and William Coll of Dallas, TX. Her sisters; Mary Jones and husband Randy of Charleston, WV and Jane Coll and partner Nancy of Pittsburgh, PA. Elaine is also survived by eleven grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Elaine was raised in Charleston, WV where she was a member of Saint Anthony’s Catholic Church and graduated from Stonewall Jackson High School, class of 1969. She was a hard-working woman with many accomplishments in the workplace and a retired office manager.
Elaine was a woman who was loved very deeply by many and loved many even more. She always made sure that you knew she thought of you and loved you no matter where you were or what was going on in your life. She will be truly and deeply missed by many.
A memorial service will be held in the spring at the family reunion site in Tornado, Kanawha Co., WV.
Please direct inquiries to Shaffer Funeral Home in Romney, 304.822.3511