Donald Eugene Riffe, Jr. - RIP

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Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of page Link to this message  By Ed German (Admin) on Sunday, March 27, 2022 - 04:32 pm:  Edit

Donald Eugene Riffe, Jr.

September 26, 1962 - January 20, 2022

Donald Eugene Riffe, Jr., passed away on January 20, 2022, at age 59. Beloved husband of the late Jeannie Riffe, dear son of Donald Eugene Riffe and Juanita Louise Riffe, Sr. (nee Morrison), father of Joshua D. (Trista) Riffe, Kaitlin M. (Luke) Uding and Kara N. Riffe; brother of Brian (Linda) Riffe and Tamarha (Keith) Evert; grandfather of Hailey Riffe, Liam Riffe and Ava Uding; uncle, great uncle, cousin, mentor and friend of many.

Donald was born in Beckley, WV, and graduated in 1980 from Woodrow Wilson High School, then attended Marshall University.

He proudly served active duty in US Army from 1982-1992, CID Special Agent, retired as RAC of Fairview Heights Field Office, and at the time of his passing was Chief of Police in Jeffco and lead firearms instructor at Jeffco Police Academy.

Burial was at the Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to two organizations that Donald deeply supported and believed in: The Backstoppers, Inc., PO Box 795168, St. Louis, MO 63179, and Jeffco-Shop With A Cop, 100 Park Ave, St. Louis, MO 63028.

The above information includes details received from CIDAA Membership Chair and information online here and here at the time of this posting.

Birthdate and cemetery details are per the Veteran's gravesite locator here.

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