Mary Elizabeth Riley
Date of Birth:  September 19, 1928
Date of Death:  December 19, 2017

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  • Our Lady of the Chesapeake Catholic Church  
  • 8325 Ventnor Rd., Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Friday, January 5, 2017   10:00 AM
  • Meadowridge Memorial Park  
  • 7250 Washington Blvd., Elkridge, MD 21075     View Map
  • Friday, January 5, 2017   Immediately following service
  • Mary Elizabeth Riley, (nee Bowling) 89, a resident of Baltimore City, passed away December 19, 2017 at Baltimore Washington Medical Center. 

    Ms. Riley was born September 19, 1928 in Camden, New Jersey to the late Joseph and Harriet Bowling. She worked for Proctor Silex and GE until she retired. She lived at the Jenkins Catholic Charities Community in Baltimore where she attended church for the past 34 years. She enjoyed attending Indian pow-wows, bowling and she loved her Ravens. 

    In addition to her parents, Ms. Riley is preceded in death by her son Raymond Riley and his wife Bonnie, and brother, Joseph "Buddy" Bowling. She is survived by her daughter Maryrose Boffen and her husband Henry of Catonsville, son Michael Riley and his wife Denise of Glen Burnie, daughter Tina Drgos and her husband Paul of Pasadena, daughter Harriet Riley of Michigan , son Kenneth Riley and his wife Danielle of Dundalk, 13 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. 

    A memorial mass will be held Friday, January 5th at 10:00 am at Our Lady of the Chesapeake, 8325 Ventnor Road, Pasadena, MD 21122. Interment will be at Meadowridge Memorial Park immediately following services.

    In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Hospice of the Chesapeake, 90 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena, MD 21122