Joseph Andrew Michael Riley

December 3, 1982 ~ January 7, 2022 (age 39)
Obituary Image


Norwich – Joseph Riley, 39, of Orchard Street, passed away Friday, January 7, 2022 at W.W. Backus Hospital, Norwich. 

He was born in Norwich, CT on December 3, 1982, to Lori Riley.

Joseph graduated from Griswold High School.

He was a loving caring son, brother, and uncle. The surviving family members are Lori Ann Riley, Holly Marie, Wayne Alen, Michael John, and Rohnan.

Joseph proudly served in the US Army, from 2005-2008, serving in the Iraq conflict for 15 months.

Calling hours will be held from 5:00-7:00PM Thursday, January 13, 2022 at the Gagne Piechowski Funeral Home 490 Voluntown Road Jewett City, CT.   The family is asking all who attend to wear masks. A graveside service will be held 10:00AM Friday, January 14, 2022 at Deans Cemetery, Canterbury, CT.  For online condolences please go to



To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Joseph Andrew Michael Riley, please visit our floral store.


January 13, 2022

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Gagne-Piechowski Funeral Home
490 Voluntown Road
Jewett City, CT 06351

Graveside Service
January 14, 2022

10:00 AM
Dean's Cemetery
Cemetery Road
Canterbury, CT 06331

© 2022 Gagne-Piechowski Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility