Frederick E. Riley, 86, of Terre Haute, passed away April 16, 2021 in Gibson Family Center for Hospice Care.
He was born July 20, 1934 in Vigo County to Eric Riley and Essie Meyer Riley.
Fred served in the United States Air Force. He was a yardman for PSI/Duke Energy. He was a member of the Krietenstein American Legion Post #104. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, going to the casinos in Tunica, especially loved spending time with his family and grandkids.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Betty Spencer Riley; brother, Bill Riley; and grandson, Cody Rothrock.
Fred is survived by his daughter, Susan Joy (Bill): his son, Tom Rothrock (Cindy); grandchildren, Ashley Goodwin (Matt) , Wyatt Joy, Abby Joy, Brad Rothrock, Mindy Mehringer (Jason), Carlie Rothrock; and several great grandchildren.
Services will be held Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 North 3rd Street, West Terre Haute, Indiana; with visitation from 11:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Bill Joy will be officiating; burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Notes of condolences may be left at: www.fitzpatrickfunerals.com.
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