Harriet Augusta Rizner

Born: Sat., Sep. 28, 1918
Died: Tue., Dec. 16, 2008

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Harriet Augusta Rizner, age 90, of Greensboro, Georgia formerly of Seminole, Florida died Tuesday, December 16, 2008 at Willow Run Retirement Home. She was born September 28, 1918 in Detroit Michigan to the late Albert and Alberta Leach. She graduated from Romulus High School in Romulus, Michigan. On January 20, 1941, she married Frank Rizner who preceded her in death on January 14, 1960. After his death she and her oldest son, Francis, continued to operate Rizner Lumber Company in Taylor, Michigan until 1967. In 1971 she moved to Seminole, Florida where she worked as a teachers'' aide until her retirement. She enjoyed reading and flower gardening. Since May of 2001, Mrs. Rizner had made her home at Willow Run Retirement Home.

She is survived by four sons: Francis Rizner and wife Dean of Greensboro, Georgia, Fred Rizner and wife Emily of Grafton, Ontario, Canada, Russell Rizner and wife Julie of South Nyack, New York and Robert Rizner and wife Karyn of Denver, Colorado; sister, Frances Zilka of Romulus, Michigan; six grandchildren: Amy Rizner, Kara Rizner Spedding and husband Dave, Jason Rizner and wife Rebekah, Timothy Rizner and wife Katie, Sam Rizner and Jonathan Rizner; one great grandchild, Avery Spedding; a number of nieces, one nephew; and other relatives and friends. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Albert Leach.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. The family requests that any memorials be made to Abby Hospice, 215 Azalea Court, Social Circle, GA 30025. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.

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Kent & Melinda Walker
   Posted Fri December 19, 2008
Francis, Dean and family, We were saddened to hear of your loss. Our prayers are with you all at this difficult time.

Fred and Zandy Cook
   Posted Fri December 19, 2008
Francis, Dean and Family, We were so sorry to hear of Ms. Rizners passing. We are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Fred and Zandy

Lynn Bowers
   Posted Sat December 20, 2008
Jason, Francis and Dean, I am saddened to hear this news. Please accept my deepest sympathies. Lynn Bowers

bertha turner
   Posted Sat December 20, 2008
franiss and dean we thinking off you god bless sara and b

bertha turner
   Posted Sun December 21, 2008
so sorry about your loss, she at peace love sara and b

Bill Crawford
   Posted Tue December 23, 2008
Dean,Francis and family, Sorry to hear of your loss. My sympathies and condolences are with you at this very difficult time.

Steve and Mary L. Dreyer McRay
   Posted Wed December 24, 2008
The Rizer family in Greensboro have been long time and good friends of ours.I know Harriet will be missed by all. We want to send our sympathy to all of the family and our prayers and thoughts will be for them. It is especially sad to lose someone during this season, but how special to be with Jesus during this time and forever.