Riley was born October 14, 1959 in St. Louis, MO. to Mary Graham and Elijah Lewis Sr. He later moved to and was raised in Rockford, IL. Rollo attended West High School where he enjoyed playing sports, but later received his GED. He was employed by MSI inc. He was known and loved by everyone. It was never a dull moment anytime he was present. Riley was well known for his signature quote: “Yama- Oochie Wallie.”
Riley leaves to cherish many loving memories by his mother; Mary L Graham, two sons, Mikos Lewis (Detroit, MI); Quantrell Lewis Sr., (Atlanta,GA); one daughter, Tashiana Lewis (Rockford,IL); two sisters, Lillie Charles (Alvin Crawford), Gabrielle Egan, both from Rockford, IL., one grandson, Quantrell Lewis Jr.; two granddaughters, Qua’Nia Lewis and AaNyzha Smith, all of Rockford, IL. A host of nephews, other relatives and friends, including: Special friends; Odell Simmons and Michael Harrington.
Riley was preceded in death by his father, Elijah Lewis Sr.; brother, Elijah Lewis Jr., sister, Carolyn Lewis, one niece; Capricia Charles; one nephew; Mario Charles and paternal and maternal grand parents.
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