A celebration of the life of John H.C. Riley will be at 2 p.m. Sept. 29 at the Bodega Bay Grange.

Riley, a retired general manager and executive vice president of The Press Democrat, lived in Bodega Bay with his wife, Mary Louise, for more than 20 years before they moved back to Santa Rosa about five years ago.

Riley died Aug. 22 at his home at age 91.