Belinda Lou Rider went to be with the Lord, surrounded by her family, at 8:44 a.m. Tuesday, May 16, at her residence at the age of 54.
She was born Nov. 30, 1962, in Zanesville, Ohio, to Raymond Arthur Riley Sr. and Estella Mary (McCloy) Riley.
On Jan. 9, 1982, in Crooksville, Ohio, she was married to John Lee Rider, who survives in Warsaw.
Belinda worked for 12 years at Syracuse Rubber in customer service and was also the production control manager. Belinda was the co-coordinator for PVBC T-ball for 14 years and was a member of Pleasant View Bible Church in Warsaw. She was very active in the church as a Sunday school teacher and helper, visitation ministry and Kids Action Club. Most of all she loved her family.
She will be lovingly remembered by her husband, John Lee Rider, Warsaw; daughter, Melissa (husband, Brent) Mitchell, Goshen; son, Curtis (wife, Anneliese) Rider, Chicago, Illinois; mother, Estella Mary Riley, Crooksville, Ohio; two brothers, Raymond (wife, Donna) Riley Jr., Bryan, Texas, and Jay Riley Sr., Warsaw; two sisters, Linda (husband, Mark) Stollar, Warsaw, and Rhonda (husband, Peter) Fulks, Zanesville, Ohio; also a sister-in-law, Lisa Riley, Warsaw.
She was preceded in death by her father Raymond Arthur Riley Sr.; brother, Randall Lee Riley in 2013; and her sister-in-law, Betty Lou Riley in 2016.
A memorial service celebrating Belinda's life will be conducted at noon Saturday May 20, at Pleasant View Bible Church, 2782 W. 200 North, Warsaw, officiated by Pastor Mike Hontz.
Memorial donations would be appreciated by the family and may be directed to Pleasant View Bible Church, 2782 W. 200 North, Warsaw, IN 46580 to go towards the Missions Fund; or to Goshen Center for Cancer Care, 200 High Park Ave., Goshen, IN 46526
Arrangements are entrusted to Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home of Warsaw. Online condolences may be sent through the funeral home's website at www.redpathfruthfuneralhome.com
Published on May 17, 2017