Rosetta Ries

Cemetery Record Information

Full Name: Rosetta Ries
Maiden Name: Kraus


Birth: June 24, 1927
Death: November 17, 1995
Age: 68




Rosetta E. Ries, 8, of W714 Highway KK, Lomira, died of cancer Friday, Nov. 17, 1995, at St. Agnes Hospital.

She was born June 24, 1927, in Fond du Lac, a daughter of William and Agnes Schaefer Kraus.  On Oct. 18, 1950, she married Ralph Ries at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Mount Calvary.

Mrs. Ries attended Holy Cross Grade School in Mount Calvary.  She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lomira, the church’s Altar Society and Hope Nursing Home craft group.  She was a cook at Lomira Public Schools for 10 years and was employed at Al’s Super Savings in Lomira for 10 years.

Survivors include her husband; her mother, one daughter, Cecilia Jordan and her husband Jerry of Lomira; four sons, Gerald, Ronald, Donald and Robert and his wife Vicky, all of Lomira; four grandchildren, Michael and Timothy Jordan and Andy and Brittany Ries ,one sister, Evelyn Cords and her husband Al of Fond du Lac; five brothers, Marvin Kraus and his wife Betty and Ralph Kraus and his wife Bernice, all of Mount Calvary, Jerome Kraus of Fond du Lac, Alex Kraus and his wife Marlene of Dotyville and Charles Kraus and his wife Tootie of St. Anna.

Preceding her in death were her father, one brother and two sisters.

Services:  Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Kietzer Funeral Home in Lomira and at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lomira.  The Rev. Steve Stradinger will officiate.  Entombment will be at Shrine of Rest Mausoleum.

Visitation:  From 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home where a parish vigil will be held at 7:30  p.m.

A memorial in her name has been established.

The Reporter (Fond du Lac, Wisconsin)

19 Nov 1995, Sunday,     Page 15