Farming Rural 07

Elsie Jean (Laing) Riley

September 6, 1927 ~ May 17, 2020 (age 92)


Elise Jean Riley, 92, of Lisbon, passed peacefully early Sunday morning, May 17, 2020 while she was a resident of the Rehabilitation Center of Lisbon. Jean, as she was known as, will be honored by her family with a graveside service in the Tipton Masonic Cemetery at 2:00 PM on Thursday, May 20, 2020. Online condolences may be shared with her family at Cards and memorials may be mailed c/o Richard Becker to 1746 O'Connor Road, Mt. Vernon, Iowa 52314.
Jean was born in the fall of the year on September 6, 1927 in Cedar County, Iowa, most likely on the farm owned by her parents, Andrew Francis Laing and Grace Hanna Bumgarner Laing. Jean was united in marriage to Tony Wiskus on May 9, 1964. Jean was a farm wife and the mother of Nancy (Richard) Becker and Jerry Albaugh, both of whom survive her. She is also survived by her grandchildren, John (Delicha) Albaugh and Tammy Nehring, and great grandchildren, Heather Albaugh, Dahflic Nehring, Derik Wilson, Linder Nehring, Lane Nehring, and Dalton Nehring. Jean was preceded in death by her parents and her late husband, Tony Wiskus. May she be fondly remembered by those who knew her. 


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Private Graveside Service

Tipton Masonic Cemetery
Cedar Valley Road
Tipton, IA 52772

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