From our October 5, 2000 edition.
Edith Riesener, age 77, of Eaton died Thursday, September 14, 2000, at her
was born August 31, 1923, in Clarendon, the youngest of seven children of
Patrick Henry and Edith Corder Longan.
April 5, 1941, she married A.B. Stephens in Texas. The couple moved to Colorado in 1955. Mr. Stephens died February 3, 1961. On June 2, 1962, she married W.J. Riesener.
moving to Greeley, Mrs. Riesener was an active member of the Newcomers
worked for J.C. Penney Co. for ten years.
In later years, she owned a book store and Rachelís Sportswear in
Eaton. She enjoyed bowling,
playing cards, reading, and traveling.
include her husband, Jack Riesener of Eaton; two daughters, Vicki Cline
and Henrietta Kaiser; a brother, Harley Longan; six grandchildren; and ten
great grandchildren. A sister
and four brothers are deceased.
were held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, September 18, 2000, at Eaton Cemetery.
gifts may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Northern Colorado.
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