Jodi Lynn Riley

Longtime Homer resident Mrs. Jodi Lynn Riley, 59, died Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, overlooking Kachemak Bay in Homer with her family by her side. 

A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. 

Jodi was born Sept. 7, 1955, in Goldendale, Wash. She graduated from Mount Vernon High School in Mount Vernon, Wash.

She moved to Alaska in 1982 with a six-year stay in Hawaii and a five-year stay in California, then back to Homer in 2007.

She was a member of the Glacier View Baptist Church in Homer. 

She is survived by her husband, Richard Riley of Homer; son, Justin Schei of Enum Claw, Wash.; sisters, Staci Hill of Monroe, Wash., Bev Curtis of Arlington, Wash., and Heidi Wylie of Mount Vernon, Wash.; brothers, Bob Bacon of Everett, Wash., and Roy Baker of Granite Falls, Wash.; stepdaughters, Jenni Kozele of Auburn, Calif., and Selena Frank of Grants Pass, Ore.; three grandsons and two granddaughters. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in memory of Jodi to Go Fund Me in Jodi and Richard Riley’s Facebook timeline or

Arrangements were by Homer Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Please sign Jodi’s online guestbook at