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John William Reiss
Birth: Feb. 16, 1895
Elgin
Antelope County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1990
Carson City
Carson City
Nevada, USA

John W. Reiss, son of John Reiss and Louisa Bernhardt Reiss, served in the U.S.Army during WW1 of 1917-18. Husband of Virginia P. Reiss 1901-91. John moved his family from Nebraska to El Cerrito, CA in 1932. There, he worked as a roofer to support his wife and eleven children. John died in Carson City, NV in June of 1990 at the age of 95. He had 11 children, 28 grandchildren and at least 51 gr. grandchildren. He was a quiet man loved by all who knew him. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Reiss (1867 - 1917)
  Louise M Bernhardt Reiss Brophy (1878 - 1967)
 
 Spouse:
  Virginia P. Reiss (1901 - 1991)
 
 Children:
  Robert John Reiss (1921 - 1996)*
  Louise Ann Reiss Larson (1922 - 2009)*
  Florence May Reiss Rund (1925 - 2000)*
  Delores Jeanne Reiss (1927 - 2007)*
  Phillip Raymond Reiss (1929 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  John William Reiss (1895 - 1990)
  Violet Rosina Reiss Moller Hodge (1897 - 1965)*
  Leo Bernhardt Brophy (1915 - 1932)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Lone Mountain Cemetery
Carson City
Carson City
Nevada, USA
Plot: 2C-16-15
 
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Originally Created by: Herbert Rickards
Record added: Feb 25, 2005
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John William Reiss, my maternal grandfather. Known and Related. WJM
- NV4Life
 Added: May. 2, 2015
To my dear grandfather who was loved dearly by his family. We miss you everyday. ptownfreckle@sbcglobal.net
- ptownfreckle
 Added: Dec. 26, 2012

- Cemeterywlkr
 Added: Oct. 1, 2009
 
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