Obituaries » Jean Frances (Ries) DeLarber
October 18, 1934 - October 25, 2019
Jean passed away after a brief illness on Thursday , Oct 25 just one week after celebrating her 85 th birthday. Preceded in death by her sister Kathleen Ries Erb in July 2018. She is survived by her four children Jim (Wendy), Cindy, Sharon (Jeff), Ray (Gina); 16 grandchild and great grandchildren Kristina, Sean, Jessica, Greg , Jeffrey, Brandon, Emily, Kelsy, Riese, Cooper, James Natasia, Evan, Leilah , Isabella and Martin, and two nephews Bryan and Todd Erb.
Jean moved to Lakewood CO in 1969 from St Louis, MO. For 20+ years , she worked as a cafeteria manager for Jeffco schools.
Jean loved family camping trips, especially to Table Rock Lake, traveling with her friends, reading, bridge and family gatherings.
She will be miss deeply by all that knew her, but we all have many precious memories to treasure forever.
A Funeral Mass will be at 11:30 a.m. on Friday Nov 8, 2019 at the Archdiocese of Denver Mortuary Chapel at Mount Olivet Cemetery, 12801 west 44 th Ave. in Wheat Ridge. Following the service, a reception will also be held at Mount Olivet.
In lieu flowers donation on behalf of Mom can be made to the American Humane Society.