ROBERT J. RIEDEL
PLAINS – Robert J. Riedel, 79, died Friday, June 25, 2010, at Meade District Hospital.
He was born Feb. 26, 1931, to Joseph and Catherine (Brown) Riedel in rural Russell County.
He married Norma JoAnn Wagner Sept. 2, 1950, in Russell. She survives.
He was the owner and operator of R & R Lease Service Inc. of Plains.
He was a member of the Catholic faith.
He enjoyed his family, gardening, working on small engines and working with his hands.
Other survivors include one son, Bob Riedel and wife, Marlene, Ottawa; two daughters, Debbie McVay and husband, David, Plains, and Susan Holt and husband, Craig, Booker, Texas; three brothers, Ronnie Riedel, Cottonwood, Ariz., Kenneth Riedel, Burbank, Calif., and Dick Riedel, Surprise, Ariz.; 10 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and one son, Jeffrey Riedel.
Rosary will be at 7 p.m. today at Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary, Meade.
o Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Plains.
Private family burial will be at a later date at the Plains Cemetery.
Friends may call until 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the Humane Society in care of the funeral home.
Personal condolences may be given to the family at www.fidlerormebachmanmortuary.com.