Richard Zeis, 79

Richard “Dick” Edward Zeis, 79, died Aug. 7, 2007.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Antoinette (nee Von Hagel) Zeis, and brothers, Herbert and Ronald Zeis.

He is survived by wife, Joan (nee Zahn) Zeis; sons, Dan (Debby), Jeff (Peggy), and David (Jenny) Zeis; daughters, Nancy (Chuck) Donathon, Sheila (Denny) Sand, Mary (Mark) Hudson, and Becky (Lou) Motz; 20 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; brother, George Zeis; and sister, Judy Uhl.

Funeral services were held Aug. 10 at the St. Bernadette Church in Amelia. Burial followed at Graceland Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Diabetes Foundation or the American Lung Association.

The E.C. Nurre Funeral Home in Amelia is serving the needs of the family.