2012-09-06 / Obituaries

Gertrude Maria Lampl Riley

Memorial services for Gertrude Maria Lampl Riley, 82, of Tignall, were held Thursday, September 6, at 6 p.m. in the memorial chapel at Berry Funeral Home in Elberton with Rev. Jimmy Chapman officiating. She died Monday, September 3, at Heritage Healthcare of Wilkes.

Mrs. Riley, the wife of the late Halbin Luverne Riley Jr., was born in Vienna, Austria, April 17, 1930, to the late Leopold Josef Lampl and Anna Wenzl Lampl. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include her daughters, Susanna M. Allen and her husband Thomas of Lakeland, Florida, and Rebecca A. Patten and her husband Russell, of Tignall; a brother-in-law, Billy Wayne Riley and his wife Karol; a sister-in-law, Mary Harrell and her husband J.R.; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Berry Funeral Home and Crematory, Elberton, was in charge of arrangements.

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