Devin J. Riley

Devin J. Riley

Devin J. Riley, 15, of Geneva, OH, passed away Sunday, January 8, 2023.  He was born August 6, 2007 in Bethesda, MD, son of Diondrae Riley and Jennifer Young.  Devin was in the 10th grade at Lakeview High School in Battle Creek, MI.  Devin attended the Albion Church of the Nazarene in Albion, PA.  He was part of the Robotics Club, enjoyed chess, video games and family game nights.  He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Johnny Carter.  Devin is survived by his father, Diondrae Riley, his mother, Jennifer Young and her significant other, James Bowman, four siblings, Alana Young, Carter Riley, Diondrae Riley Jr., Jocilynn Riley, his maternal grandparents, Dana and Connie Young, his paternal grandmother, Doretha Riley.  A Memorial Service will be held at the Albion Church of the Nazarene on Saturday, January 14, 2023 at 3:00pm with a dinner to follow.  In lieu of flowers please send a monetary donation to:  Pittsburgh District Nazarene Youth International NYI, 141 Supervisor Drive, West Newton, PA  15089  “Teen Camp”.  The Mattera Funeral Home, 188 East State Street, Albion, is handling the funeral arrangements.  To light a memory candle or leave a condolence, please visit 


Left by  “nick copeland” on 05/02/2023

I just recently found out about this.. So sorry for your loss. He was a really good kid and will be missed.

Left by  “Alina Murata” on 01/18/2023

My deepest condolences on your loss. Devin was a sweet and goofy kid—we will miss that energy. I am so sorry for your loss.

Left by  “Lillian Daniel” on 01/18/2023

A wonderful and person, great friend, and teammate, we will miss him dearly.

Left by  “Lillian Daniel” on 01/18/2023

A wonderful and person, great friend, and teammate, we will miss him dearly.

Left by  “Emma Kerschbaum” on 01/18/2023

Devin, you were such a light in this world. Thank you for being on the robotics team for the past two years. Your enthusiasm and fun will be missed.
Thank you for raising an amazing kid <3

Left by  “John Burdette” on 01/18/2023

Thank you for your kind spirit while you shared your time with us. We will miss you greatly.

Left by  “Jim and Bunny Reighard” on 01/15/2023

We are so sorry for your loss. We pray that you will feel God’s arms wrapped around you and carrying you at this most difficult time. Continued prayers for your comfort and strength.
With much sympathy.
Jim and Bunny Reighard

Left by  “Mrs Sawyer ” on 01/14/2023

Sympathy, condolences to the family. Devin you are missed ????

Left by  “G-Ma Riley” on 01/14/2023

My prayers and condolences to all. My heart breaks for Devin’s pain and what he could have potentially contributed to make this world a better place

Left by  “Max daniels ” on 01/13/2023

You were one of my coolest friends. I will forever miss you. You were the sweetest kid I ever met rest in peace

Left by  “Cherie Brown & Family ” on 01/13/2023

My prayers and condolences ???? Devin will be dearly missed.

Left by  “Tiffany Rockwell ” on 01/12/2023

My family would like to send our condolences to the family. You are all in our prayers now and in the days to come.

Left by  “Rob Allison” on 01/12/2023

Deepest sympathies over your loss. We will truly miss Devin.

Left by  “The Huyas” on 01/12/2023


Left by  “Jessica and Victor gieske” on 01/11/2023

Our deepest sympathies for the loss of your son

Left by  “Randy Moore” on 01/11/2023

so sorry for your loss. I will be there for you as best I can. love you

Left by  “Adrianna” on 01/11/2023

Forever missed

Left by  “Diana Long” on 01/11/2023

Many thoughts and prayers for all the family. My sincere condolences.

Left by  “Debbie Messenger” on 01/11/2023

Sending prayers and hugs to all of the family. May the Holy Spirit bring you much comfort and peace.

Left by  “Mike and Toni ” on 01/11/2023

Our Deepest Sympathy, May you rest in peace young man

Left by  “Christy” on 01/10/2023

I am so sorry for your loss. So young. I pray for a service that blesses your family tremendously on Saturday. God bless you.

Left by  “Brett” on 01/10/2023

So very sorry for your loss. My heart is with you and your family.

Left by  “Mike E” on 01/10/2023

So sorry for your loss

Left by  “Debbie and Mike ” on 01/10/2023

Prayers to you all such a sweet young man will be dearly missed RIP Devin

Left by  “Chloe hosler” on 01/10/2023

You will always be in my heart, fly high you beautiful soul

Left by  “Barbara Hess” on 01/10/2023

So sorry for your loss

Left by  “Jason McCroskey” on 01/10/2023

My friend, nothing I can say will help. I am so sorry to see this. Jasminne and I are here for you with whatever is needed. You are one of my oldest friends and you and your family have my love.

Left by  “Jessica Butler & family” on 01/10/2023

SO sorry for your loss girl, sending prayers for you & your family

Left by  “Janine” on 01/10/2023

I am heartbroken for you and your family. My love reaches out to you.

Left by  “Sierra ” on 01/10/2023

You will be miss dearly sorry for your loss

Left by  “Thad” on 01/10/2023

Words could never express the sorry you feel for the loss of your son. Keeping you in my daily prayers..

Left by  “Cindy G” on 01/10/2023

You are in our hearts always!

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