Gregory Reis

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Gregory G. Reis, 59, of Belleville, IL, born September 17, 1958, in Belleville, IL, died Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at Memorial Hospital, Belleville, IL.

Greg was an automotive mechanic and a United States Navy veteran.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Dolores, nee Wittenhauer, Reis; a brother, Richard Reis, and twin sisters, Dolores and Teresa Reis.

Surviving are a son, Joseph Baker Reis of Belleville;
three sisters, Anne (Gary) Woodrome of Belleville, IL, Rose Miller of Carrolton, IL, and Mary (Glenn) Kage of Sullivan, MO;
a friend, Mandy Keyser of Belleville, IL;
and many nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to the Community Interfaith Food Pantry, Belleville, IL. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Funeral: As per Gregory’s request, cremation services were held. A private memorial service and burial with military honors will be at Green Mount Catholic Cemetery at a later date.


10 Comments on Gregory Reis

Jan Guild Heatherly Ballas said : Guest Report Feb 18, 2019 at 2:27 AM

I am so sorry to hear about your loss of Greg, he was such a kindhearted soul. I think of you often, please friend me on FB. I miss you Rose Marie. Smile a little smile for me!

  • TN
Maria Fleshren said : Guest Report Aug 19, 2018 at 9:58 PM

So sorry to hear of Greg’s passing we were in high school together he was a very kind soul. Deepest sympathy, an angel taken way too soon.

  • Port st joe
  • Fl
Mike Becker said : Guest Report Jul 24, 2018 at 11:29 PM

So sorry to hear of Greg’s passing Condolence to Ann, Mary and Rose and the other family Greg left much too early.

  • Campbell
  • Ca
Kenny Hofmann said : Guest Report Jul 24, 2018 at 12:30 AM

Great friend we had lots of long talks as I grew up. He will be missed by many this I know.

  • Navarre
  • Florida
Kevin johnson said : Guest Report Jul 23, 2018 at 5:12 PM

RIP Greg! Wish I’d had a chance to sit down and catch up with you. See ya later old friend.

  • Belleville
  • IL
Fritz Worley said : Guest Report Jul 22, 2018 at 5:09 PM

Greg you were gone way to soon brother. You will not be forgotten by all of us who were close to you and cared about ya bud. Hope you are at peace.

  • Ofallon
  • IL
Debbie Schoening said : Guest Report Jul 22, 2018 at 5:03 PM

Rosie, Ann & Mary... I can't imagine what you must be feeling right now, but I want you to know that our thoughts & prayers are with you & your families. Debbie (Cousin) & Gary

  • IL
mary jo hanvey said : Guest Report Jul 22, 2018 at 3:45 PM

I am so sorry about Greg, he was such a gentle soul, a lot like your dad, I will pray for him.

  • belleville
  • illinois
Susan Ladd said : Guest Report Jul 21, 2018 at 9:41 PM

Rose, Anne & Mary, John & I were saddened to hear of Greg's passing. He was such a lovely person just like Uncle Joe & Aunt Dolores. We know you will miss him dearly. We will keep everyone in our thoughts & prayers. Susan(Cousin) & John

  • Tucson
  • AZ
Pat Goranflo said : Guest Report Jul 21, 2018 at 9:01 PM

Rosie, Mary and Anne...I am so sorry to hear of Greg's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • Harrisonville
  • MO

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