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“May God give you peace :Leni. Dorothy McMullen ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Dorothy McMullen

“I was very fortunate to have worked with Wes. I am so sorry to hear of his passing. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless! ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: Donna Ash

“To Wes's family,Wes and I taught 5th grade together in 1981/82 at Radix . He was my daughters teacher that year!I thoroughly enjoyed working with him...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara Meraviglia - Williamstown, NJ

“So sorry to hear of Wes' passing. We started together at Oak Knoll in 71 which seems just like yesterday. I will always have fond memories of our...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Ginny Curliss - Vineland, NJ

“Our thoughts and prayers to the family. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: John Draus - Deptford, NJ

“Leni and family, Joe and I are SO sorry to hear about Wes's passing. Please accept our sincere condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Nancy and Joe Bauer

“God Bless You and your family at this most difficult time. I worked with Wes at Holly Glen many years ago and remember him fondly. My thoughts and...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Frances M. Cann

“We are so sorry for your loss. Wes will be missed. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: James & Marge Aumack

“Leni,We remember you, Wes and Lee fondly when you attended Southwood Baptist years ago. Praying for you and your family. Blessings,Maggie and Rich...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Maggie and Rich Fuller - Deptford, NJ

“Leni,Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. He was a wonderful friend, and we always enjoyed our visits. He will truly be missed....Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Carol Miller - Sewell, NJ

“Remember all the good times and meeting new friends ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Wayne & Lili Roorda - Voorhees, NJ

“Worked with Wes in Williamstown for many years. Thinking of all of you at this time. He was such a fun guy to work with. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: A friend


Wesley Riehl of Cottonwood passed away on Saturday, March 21, 2015. He was born in Camden, NJ on February 18, 1944 to Herb and Alice Riehl. After graduating from high school he served his country in the US Army. After finishing his military service Wesley went on to become a teacher, teaching elementary school in Monroe Township, NJ for over 30 years, positively affecting the lives of his students and inspiring a lifelong love of learning for some. Wesley received his Master of Arts Degree in 1987. He loved reading, traveling, learning and tutoring and was an avid 'rock relocater'. Wesley is survived by his wife of 44 years, Lenir Riehl of Cottonwood; his daughter, Lee (Henning) Beck of Temecula, CA; his brothers, Ernest and Clive Riehl of New Jersey; his sister Lillian (Sug) Robitaille of New Jersey and one grandchild, Ryker Lee Beck. A memorial service was held at River Community Church on Saturday, March 28, 2015. An online guestbook is available to sign at www.westcottfuneralhome.com

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