Laurence B. Ries

January 2, 2022


Laurence Ries, 99, of Lombard, IL, died on January 2nd, 2022.

He was the beloved husband of 56 years to the late Genevieve; dear father of Ken Ries, Doug (Jeanette) Ries, and the late Barbara Ries; loving grandpa of Erik (Mary) Ries, the late Alan Ries, Ryan (Christine) Ries, and Dina Ries; great-grandfather of Nadia Hussain, Aidan Ries, and Tyler Ries.

Laurence was born and raised in Texas. He worked as an Electrician for over 20 years and was part of Local 134. In his free time, he enjoyed fishing, gardening, and most of all spending time with his grandkids.

A Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 13th from 9:30 AM until 12:00 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Interment to follow at Assumption Cemetery Chapel, 1S510 Winfield Rd, Wheaton, IL 60189.

Memorials to PAWS Chicago, 1997 N. Clybourn Ave Chicago, IL 60614, are appreciated.

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January 13, 2022

9:30 PM to 12:00 PM
Brust Funeral Home
135 S. Main St.
Lombard, IL 60148

January 13, 2022

Assumption Cemetery
1S510 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60187


PAWS Chicago
1997 N. Clybourn Ave, Chicago IL 60614

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