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Marie T. Ries
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Obituary for Marie T. Ries

Marie T. Ries, age 83, of Burnsville, formerly of Jordan, entered eternal life on Sunday, January 22, 2017, at Fairview Ridges Hospital in Burnsville, MN.
Marie was born on February 11, 1933, in New Market, MN, the daughter of John and Mathilda (Haus) Mayerhofer. She married Leander Ries on February 9, 1952, in Jordan, MN.
Marie liked to play bingo, sheep head, and eighty-cent poker. She also enjoyed working on crossword puzzles, and adult coloring books. Maria was a talented musician; singing at local churches and care centers with her singing group the Troubadours, and also playing the coronet in the Jordan City Band. Marie was also a good cook and baker. She liked traveling with Leander, and visiting with her family.
Marie is survived by her husband, Leander; daughters and sons, Mary Brown (Dan Otis), Gloria (Paul) Radtke, John, Catherine Thompson, Daniel (Daisy), Leon (Michelle Rodewald), Cheryl (Brian) Hessing, Karen (Howard) Orgon, Benedict (Leasha), Michele (Bud) Delbow; 25 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; siblings, Virginia Schmitz, Angela Korbel, Helen Breeggemann, Sr. Annella Mayerhofer, Eugene (Dolores) Mayerhofer, Florence (Pat) Moriarty; sisters-in-law, Marion and Patricia Mayerhofer. She was preceded in death by her son, Joseph; parents, John and Mathilda Mayerhofer; siblings, Germaine Wagner, Bernice Julkowski, Hilmar, Ervin, and Benedict Mayerhofer.


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Visitation

Wednesday

25

Jan

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
McNearney - Schmidt Funeral and Cremation

1220 3rd Avenue East
Shakopee, MN 55379

Visitation

Thursday

26

Jan

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church

4625 West 125th Street
Savage, Minnesota 55378

Service

Thursday

26

Jan

1:00 PM
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church

4625 West 125th Street
Savage, Minnesota 55378

Presiding is the Reverend Michael Tix. Interment will be held on Friday, 10:30 AM, Assembly Area 6, at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

Cemetery Details

Location

Fort Snelling National Cemetery

7601 34th Avenue
South Minneapolis, MN 55450

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