April 13, 1934 - Oct. 17, 2007
WICHITA FALLS, Texas Samuel Joseph Risner, 73, died Oct. 17 in Wichita Falls.
He was born April 13, 1934 in Plymouth, Ohio. He served in the Air Force during the Korean Conflict and later retired as a training manager from SAFB.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Evelyn Risner of Wichita Falls; children, Andrea McEachren of Burleston, Texas, Sammy Risner of Wichita Falls, Texas and Kathleen Iglehart of Joshua, Texas; brothers, Frank Risner of Lancaster, Pa., Ray Risner of Plymouth; a sister, Margaret Kessler of Willard, Ohio; and seven grandchildren and one great-great grandson.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Sam and Virginia Predieri Risner; and a sister, Marilyn Metz.
A celebration of life will be held at a later time under the direction of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls.
Memorial gifts may be sent to Alzheimers or Hospice.