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William Friess

1926 - 2015 Obituary Condolences
William Friess Obituary
The Service of Remembrance for Mr. William E. Friess, age 88, of Inverness, Florida, will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at the Inverness Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes with Rev. Ed Wingfield officiating. Entombment will take place at St. Joseph Memorial Park Cemetery, St. Joseph, Missouri at a later date. The family will receive friends from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM, Tuesday at the Inverness Chapel. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.HooperFuneralHome.com.
Mr. Friess was born October 29, 1926 in Saint Joseph, MO, son of Carl and Mable (Walling) Friess. He died October 16, 2015 in Inverness, FL. Mr. Friess was an Army Air Corps veteran and worked as a distribution supervisor for Swift & Co. He moved to Inverness from St. Charles, IL in 1989. Mr. Friess was a member of Zeredatha Masonic Lodge, No. 189, Scottish Rite Valley of St. Joseph, MO, Moila Temple Shrine, the American Legion, St. Charles and the First Baptist Church of Inverness.
Mr. Friess was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Cindy Jo DePauw. He is survived by his wife 68 years, Betty L. Friess of Inverness, son, Michael (Connie) Carl Friess of Gower, MO, daughter, Debra DeShon of Lincoln, NE, 7 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.
Published in Citrus County Chronicle on Oct. 20, 2015
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