Oct. 10, 2000
COLUMBIANA – John William Riesen, 91, of Fairfield Avenue died at 12:48 a.m. Monday, Oct. 9, 2000, at Salem Community Hospital following a brief illness.
He was born in New Springfield Feb. 19, 1909, a son of the late Rudolph and Marie Seiber Riesen.
He was a wood worker with the former Franklin Furniture.
He is survived by his wife, Sarah Wentz Riesen.
The Rev. David H. Conrad of Jerusalem Lutheran Church will conduct services at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Warrick-Kummer Funeral Home. Burial will be in Columbiana Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, where Odd Fellows Lodge services will be at 9.