– Marie E. Riley Spaulding, 74, passed away peacefully at home on
Thursday, April 11, 2019 with her loving family by her side. She
was born in Albany May 9, 1944, daughter of the late John and Rose
Riley, and has lived in Ravena since 1987. In 2007 Marie retired
from the R-C-S Transportation Department after 12 years of service
and prior to that was a loving and caring foster parent for over 20
years to disabled and children in need.
Marie was predeceased by her husband, Wayne M. Spaulding. Survivors
include her children, Wayne A. (Kelly) Boomer, Jr., Michael J.
(Tess) Boomer, Lee Ann (Bryan) Pough and Nicole (Scott) Spaulding;
brother, John (Joyce) Riley; 13 grandchildren, Amber, Brittany,
Bryan, Jr., Berilyn, Caleb, Christopher, Connell, Crystal, Desiree,
Donnie, Jr., Keegan, Nathan and Victoria; 7 great-grandchildren,
Annalise, Armonie, Jonathan, Leigha, Nadia, Nathan and Stacey; close
friend and honorary son, Donald Davis; and many friends.
Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena on Monday,
April 15th from 3 to 7 PM. Funeral services will be held at the
funeral home at 10 AM on Tuesday April 16th.