John Michael Reiss Jr. of Lehighton died Thursday, Oct. 10, in the St. Luke Hospital, Fountain Hill.
Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late John and Helen (Deleon) Reiss.
He served in the U.S. Army.
He then started a career as a professional bowler and went on to own and operate several bowling alleys in the area. He was also the owner of John Reiss Amusements, Inc.
He enjoyed golfing, bowling and trips to Las Vegas.
Surviving are his companion, Tiffany Dreher; nine children, eight grandchildren and a brother, Romulo DeLeon.
Service: Memorial visitation noon-3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13, Mayes-Melber Funeral Home, 200 Franklin St., Weissport. Contributions in his name may be made to the Somaly Mam Foundation, c/o somalymam.org/donate.
Mayes-Melber Funeral Home
200 Franklin St Lehighton, PA 18235
Published in Times News on Oct. 11, 2013