Sterling E. Reiss, Jr.

June 3, 2016

Reiss, Jr., Sterling Obituary

Sterling E. Reiss Jr, of Easton, PA, 77, passed away June 3, 2016 at Manor Care Health Services, Easton, PA. He was a lineman for Met Ed for 35 years, Pike County, PA Deputy Sherriff for 10 years and a U.S. Marine Corp veteran. Sterling was a member of the Whitfield Masonic Lodge F & AM No 622, Nazareth, PA, Life Member and past Commandant of Marine Corp League, Tri State Gung Ho Detachment #909, Milford, Pa and Marsch Kellogg American Legion Post # 139, Milford, PA. He loved golfing, hunting and fishing and was an avid Philadelphia Eagles fan 

 

The son of the late Sterling and Doris (Messerschmidt) Reiss he was born on January 20, 1939 in Barnesville, PA. He was married to Sandra (Geffert) Reiss on November 7, 1959.

 

He is survived by his wife; two sons Charles Reiss and his wife Diane of Bangor, Pa, Michael Reiss and his wife Wendy of Nazareth, PA; four grandchildren Matthew, Morgan, Nicole and her Fiancé Stephen, Brandon; two step grandchildren James Montleone and his wife Anne, Jennifer Bird and her husband Bo; two step great grandchildren Nicholas and Arianna; his sister Laverne Zajac and her husband Phil of Ecuador. He was predeceased by his brother Robert and his nephew Robert “Wally”.

Friends may call at Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 West Harford St., Milford, PA on Friday, June 10, 2016 from 10:30 AM to 1 PM. Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on June 10, 2016 at 1 PM with Rev. Niels Nielsen officiating.

 

Memorial donations may be made to Whitfield Masonic Lodge No. 622, 27 South 7th St., Nazareth, PA 18042, Marine Corp League, Tri State Gung Ho Detachment #909, PO Box 1017, Milford, PA 18337, or the Marsch Kellogg American Legion Post # 139, PO Box 144, Milford, PA 18337.





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June 10, 2016
10:30 am - 1 pm

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Stroyan Funeral Home

405 W. Harford Street
Milford, PA 18337
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June 10, 2016
1 pm

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Stroyan Funeral Home

405 W. Harford Street
Milford, PA 18337
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