Robert Fred Riske, Jr., 69, of Baroda, passed away on Monday, November 23, 2015 at his home.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, November 28, 2015 at Pike Funeral Home, Boyd Chapel, Bridgman with Reverend Bob Confer officiating. Friends may meet with the family from 10 - 11 AM prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Humane Society of SW Michigan, 641 S. Crystal, Benton Harbor, MI 49022. A live stream of the funeral service can be seen below at 11 AM Saturday.
Robert was born on July 20, 1946 in Berrien Springs, son of Robert F. Sr., and Rayella (Davis) Riske. He served his country in the National Guard. Robert retired from Whirlpool after working over 35 years. He was a member of the American Legion Baroda Post 345. He enjoyed being outdoors - hunting and fishing.
Robert is survived by his mother - Rayella of Niles; sisters: Diane (Tom) Baker of Dowagiac, Sandra (Michael) Nitz of Berrien Springs and Cheryl (Mark) Tollas of Baroda; many nieces and nephews;
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Sr., and his faithful canine companion, Rollo.
July 20, 1946
Place of Birth:
Berrien Springs, MI
November 23, 2015
Place of Death:
Saturday November 28, 2015 , 10 - 11 AM at Pike Funeral Home, Boyd Chapel
Saturday November 28, 2015 , 11 AM at Pike Funeral Home, Boyd Chapel
Saturday November 28, 2015 at Ruggles Cemetery Share your thoughts and memories in the guestbook.
Humane Society of SW Michigan, 641 S. Crystal, Benton Harbor, MI 49022