Blanche (Olesovsky) Ries, 95, of Newington, widow of Adam Ries, died Saturday at the Hartford Hospital.
Blanche was born April 24, 1914 in NY, NY. She was the daughter of the late John and Blanche Olesovsky. Prior to her retirement she was employed by the New York City Board of Education.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Ronald and Judith Ries of Newington; three grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
A graveside service and burial will be held Friday 1:00pm at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorn, NY. There are no calling hours. Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville is in charge of arrangements.