Joseph Leo Reisz, Sr., 75, of Lonoke, Arkansas, passed away June 22, 2022. He was born June 19, 1947, in Henderson, Kentucky to the late Aloysius and Susan Reisz.
He graduated from the University of Arkansas with a degree in mechanical engineering and worked at Remington Arms until 1996 when he retired.
Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers, Al Reisz, Eddy (Margaret) Reisz, and Jack Reisz; Nephew, Bart Chandler; brothers-in-law, Jack Snyder, Larry Snyder, Howard Snyder, Paul Snyder, and David Walsh.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Mary Reisz; children, Joseph Reisz, Jr., Lucas Martin, Colby Martin and Cassidy Martin; brothers, Jim (Denise) Reisz, Tom (Tom) Reisz, Steve (Gingie) Reisz, and George (Colleen) Reisz; sisters, Anne (Bob) Chandler, Susan Walsh, and Carolyn Robledo; brother-in-law, Terry (Tim) Snyder; sisters-in-law, Nancy (Larry) Karles, Sherry (Tommy) Heffner, Sally Reisz, and Martha (Rich) Tignor; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and good friends.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00AM on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at Steel Bridge Baptist Church, 1363 Hwy 31, Lonoke, Arkansas with burial to follow at Hazen Cemetery. A memorial visitation will be held prior to the service beginning at 9:00AM at the church.
In remembrance of Joe's life, the family asks that in lieu of flowers any charitable donations be made to the CHDC Volunteer Council at 150 East Siebenmorgen Road, Conway, Arkansas 72032.