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James Kenneth Rees

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James Kenneth Rees Obituary
JAMES KENNETH REES Age 91, passed away on May 5, 2014 from congestive heart failure at Villa Rehab & Convalescent Center in Riverside, CA. He was born in Menasha, Wisconsin and had lived in Riverside, CA since 1964. He was a retired Lt. Colonel, U.S. Air Force (27 years). He flew in 25 missions, B-17 bombers over Germany in World War II. He worked as a Dealer Finance Officer for Security Pacific National Bank where he retired. He was a member of St. Catherine's Catholic Church, Riverside for 50 years and a member of the Victoria Club. James is survived by daughters Susan Goldware (husband Nick) of Riverside, CA; Christine Blalock of Bakersfield, CA, and Laura Shol (husband Wade) of Spring, Texas; son David Rees (wife Karen) of Valencia, CA; brother Wilbert Rees of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; sisters Patricia Wiechman of Wildrose, Wisconsin and Angela Rees of Tampa, Florida; 5 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Rosary will be on Thurs., May 15, 2014, 11am, with a Funeral Mass at 11:30am, both at St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic Church. Burial to follow Mass at Riverside National Cemetery, 1:30PM, assembly area #8. Should you wish to make a donation, please consider the or a . PRESTON & SIMONS MORTUARY Funeral Directors, 951-683-7410

Published in Press-Enterprise from May 10 to May 14, 2014
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