Justin Adam Rifenberg passed away suddenly on Sept. 14, 2013, at the age of 17.
Friends and family gathered from 2 to 8 p.m. on Sept. 19 at Cross Creek Church, 3700 Route 31, Palmyra. A funeral service was offered at 10 a.m. on Sept. 20 in the church, and a burial service followed at St. Anne's Cemetery in the Village of Palmyra. Memorials in memory of Justin can be directed to Dollars for Scholars, c/o the Palmyra-Macedon Central School District, 151 Hyde Parkway, Palmyra, NY 14522.
Justin was a 2013 graduate of Palmyra-Macedon High School, a member of the National Honor Society and a long time wrestler. He was a freshman at the Rochester Institute of Technology.
He is survived by his mother, Tammy (Tim Schreiber) Rifenberg, and father, Tim Rifenberg; siblings, Ryan and Dylan Rifenberg and Rachel, Mitchell and Hannah Schreiber; niece, Bella; and grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.
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