Kim Steven Riesche, 68, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Eatonton, Georgia on Wednesday, June 2, 2021.
The son of loving parents, the late Betty Marie and James Wallace Riesche, Kim grew up in Chicago, Illinois and graduated from Steinmetz High School.
He was a devoted father to his daughters Mrs. Jaime Sheree Cocciarelli, Dr. Stephanie Laren Narapareddy and Ms. Autumn Monique McMillan and his sons by marriage, Mr. John Nielsen Cocciarelli and Dr. Barry Narapareddy. He is survived by his sister, Susan Riesche Whitman, and his grandchildren Giuliana June Cocciarelli, John "Sonny" Cocciarelli, Jr. and Cameron Heintz.
Other survivors include his wife and mother of Jaime and Stephanie, Jesse Teresa Riesche. and Sandra McMillan, mother of Autumn.
Kim had a great sense of humor and loved to make friends and family laugh, sometimes by singing his favorite songs. He was an avid fisherman, gardener and cook. Most of all, he will be remembered as being dedicated to his family, the most important people in his life.
Memorial service will be held at Rosehill Cemetery, 5800 N. Ravenswood Ave., Chicago, IL at 2:00 pm on Thursday, June 10, 2021.
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Published by Chicago Tribune on Jun. 9, 2021.