Brigham City-Our loving husband, dad, grandpa, great grandpa, great great-grandpa and friend, Von Frank Riser, passed away peacefully on July 18, 2019.
He was born on January 13, 1934 to Frank Walter Riser and Amy Larsen. Von was born in Garland Utah and was delivered by his grandma. He attended Bear River High School.
Von joined the US Navy. After his military service he met the love of his life, Rae Baumgartner. They were married, January 12, 1955 in Carson City, Nevada.
They have two daughters, Pennie & Sherri.
Von enjoyed camping, fishing, hunting, motorcycle riding, making dream catchers and gold prospecting.
Above all he enjoyed spending time with his family.
Von is survived by his wife, Rae; daughters, Pennie (Grady) Price, Sherri (Rick) Rackham; 2 granddaughters, Tiffany Rackham & Christian Torres; 9 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents and two grandchildren, Heidi Ann Jones & Josh Rackham.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 26, 2019 at Gillies Funeral Chapel, 634 East 200 South, Brigham City at 11:00am.
Viewings will be held on Thursday, July 25, 2019 from 6:00-8:00pm and Friday, July 26, 2019 10:00-10:40am, both at Gillies Funeral Chapel.
Interment will be in the Brigham City Cemetery where Military Honors will be accorded. Send condolences to www.gfc-utah.com
Dear Rae & Family,
You and Von spent so many happy years together. That was such a great blessing. We pray that the Lord will comfort you at this time.
Bob & Young Morstadt
Dear Rae and family,
Von was such a nice man. We enjoyed living by you and being able to know Von better. We know how much he loved you all. Sending prayers and our deepest condolences to you all.
Cindy & Mike Peters
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