MARY ELLEN REISZ, 89, of Portsmouth (Mass of Christian Burial 4/6/21)


April 2nd, 2021 by Ric Hanson

MARY ELLEN REISZ, 89, of Portsmouth, died Wed., March 31st, at Bergen Mercy Medical Center. A Mass of Christian Burial for MARY ELLEN REISZ will be held 11-a.m. Tue., April 6th, at St. Mary’s Our Lady of Fatima in Portsmouth. Pauley-Jones Funeral Home in Harlan has the arrangements.

Visitation at St. Mary’s is on Monday, from 4-until 8-p.m., with a Rosary at 7-p.m.

Burial is in St. Mary’s Cemetery at Portsmouth.

MARY ELLEN REISZ is survived by:

Her daughters – Joan (Keith) Potter, of Harlan, and Peggy Patten, of Storm Lake.

Her sons – Phillip Reisz, of Portsmouth, and John (Pat) Reisz, of Bellevue, NE.

Her sister – Lois (Duane) Book, of Ft. Lupton, CO.

11 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, and her sisters-in-law (Connie Leinen, of Persia, & Rita Reisz, of Panama).