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Elizabeth Dunham Riker
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Birth: Oct. 13, 1931
Death: Apr. 9, 2003


LONGMEADOW - Elizabeth (Dunham) Riker, 71, of Drury Lane, passed away Wednesday, April 9 at Baystate Medical Center. She was married 48 years to her loving husband Rodney M. Riker, Jr. Born in Warren, PA, she moved to Longmeadow 42 years ago. She graduated from Duke University in 1953 with an Accounting Degree, and then Penn State University with a Teaching Degree. Elizabeth worked for many years at Glenbrook Middle School in Longmeadow, most recently as a Department Chairperson. Elizabeth was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Springfield, as well as The Daughters of the American Revolution and the Massachusetts Teachers Association. During high school, she attended Interlocken Music Camp in the mid-west, and later was an original member and flutist with Holyoke Community College Civic Orchestra. Besides her husband Rodney, she is survived by her two daughters, Margaret J. Butler of Hillsboro, OR and Nancy W. MacDonald of East Amherst, NY. She also leaves four grandchildren, Christopher J. Butler and his wife Christie at Oxford Univ., England, Katie Butler at M.I.T., Abigail MacDonald and Cameron MacDonald, both of East Amherst, NY. Funeral services will be Tuesday, April 22 at 10 a.m. in Trinity United Methodist Church with burial in Longmeadow Cemetery . Calling hours will be Monday, April 21 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at Hafey East Longmeadow Chapels, 120 Shaker Rd. In lieu of flowers, donations in Elizabeth Riker's memory may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, Organ Restoration Fund, 361 Sumner Ave., Springfield, MA 01108. For guest book and directions, please visit www.bhrfh.com. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rodney M Riker (1932 - ____)
 
Burial:
Longmeadow Cemetery
Longmeadow
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Division 20, Lot 15 West
 
Created by: Angie Robinson
Record added: Nov 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62150482
Elizabeth <i>Dunham</i> Riker
Added by: Angie Robinson
 
 
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