Doug Ries, 49, of Mitchell, died Thursday, August 22, 2019 at his home in Mitchell.
Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell with a visitation one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery in Mitchell.
Douglas Randall Ries was born on November 21, 1969 to Donald Ries and Nancy Greene in Mitchell, SD. He grew up and attended schools in Mitchell, graduating from Mitchell High School. Doug worked at Hendrickson, Graphic Packaging, and helped his family with handy man projects. Doug enjoyed dog sitting, Sci-Fi TV shows, and working around the house. Doug loved watching NFL football games and listening to western music, especially Johnny Cash.
Doug is survived by his parents, Donald Ries and Nancy Greene; siblings, Diann Ries, Daniel (Ruby) Ries, Donna Rexford, Darlene Ries, Darrell (Melissa) Ries, Dwayne Ries, Donell Ries, and Denise Ries; nieces and nephews, Ashley Goldhammer, Megan Rexford, Brian (Ana) Ries, Nancy Lee Ries; and great nieces and nephews, Donovan and Remi.
He was preceded in death by his nephew, Kyle Ries.