Richard Lee KileySr.,85 of Lebanon, Ohio, passed away peacefully on November 5, 2017 with his family at his side. Born in Cincinnati, OH, son to the late Lee and Margaret (nee Sullivan) Kiley. He married Beverly Catherine (nee Hebestreit) on January 26, 1957. Together, they raised 16 children.
Richard graduated from Purcell high school 1950, Xavier University 1954, held an undergraduate and Master's in Education, worked for Cincinnati Public Schools for 41 years, was a past president of the Cincinnati Teacher's Union, and was also a 4th degree knight with Knights of Columbus.
Survived by children; Richard(Jackie) Jr., Chris(Barb), Mike(Julie), Tim, Ken(Lori), Doug(Liz), Steve(Kim), David(Lisa), Suzanne, Joe(Marie), Dan(Katherine), Kathleen, Paul(Margaux), Andrew(Matt Knotts), Phil(Wendy), Mary(Jon) Thompson, 46 grandchildren and great grandchildren. Richard was preceded in death by Beverly Kiley, his loving wife of nearly 60 years, and siblings Robert, James, Mary, Virginia, and Julianne.
Visitation Sunday, November 12, from 3-5 PM at Spring Grove Funeral Home, Clifton Chapel, 3464 Central Parkway. Mass of Christian Burial Monday, November 13, 9AM at St. Mary's Parish 2853 Erie Ave. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
St. Mary's Parish
Monday, November 13, 2017
2853 Erie Avenue