The Life of Janice Eilene Michael Riles
Janice Eileen Michael Riles, age 74, of West Haven, CT passed away peacefully on June 14, 2017 at Yale New Haven Hospital surrounded by family and friends. She was the beloved wife of the late Edward Riles Jr. and the daughter of the late Adeline Ruth Moore Lane. She is survived by her children Angela Sykes of West Haven and Edward (Darlene) Riles III of MD, her grandchildren Shanté Sykes, Alesha Riles and Edward “Mook” Riles IV, her great grandsons Deron Dickerson, Edward Riles V and Devonté Campbell, her siblings Ava Johnson and Thomas Lane both of VA. A special nephew/son DáVelle Johnson also of VA, a special daughter Crystal Campbell of West Haven, her step father Thomas Lane of Hamden and a host of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her sisters Marlene Byrd and Rosalie Michael and her brother Marvin Michael. Janice worked for the Hamden Board of Educations for 35 years prior to her retirement. She was the secretary for Gloria Jeans School of Dance, an active member of the Allingtown Senior Center and the West Haven Italian American Club.