Reverend Richard Sebastian Ries, 82, of Sibley, Iowa, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2019 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at Resurrection of Our Lord Catholic Church in Pocahontas, Iowa. Bishop R. Walker Nickless will celebrate Mass with other Priests from the Sioux City Catholic Diocese concelebrating. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Pocahontas. Visitation with the family present will be from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 17, 2019 at the church. There will be a Parish
Rosary at 4:00 p.m. and a Scriptural Prayer Service at 6:00 p.m. Visitation will resume from 9:30 a.m. until service time on Tuesday at the church.
Arrangements are with the Rexwinkel Funeral Home in Le Mars, Iowa.
Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through