LaVonne Schultz Riese

LaVonne Riese

LaVonne Riese

LaVonne Schultz Riese, age 79, died Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Villa Pines Living Center in Friendship, Wisconsin.

There will be no visitation or services. A private service will be held for family at a later date.

LaVonne was born to Herbert W. and Evelyn L. Schultz in Walworth County, WI on November 24, 1939. She was the oldest of 5. LaVonne married Harry C. Riese on August 15, 1990. She retired after 35 years as an elementary (middle school) teacher. After her husband died LaVonne activated her Real Estate license. She was with Pavelec Realty for 10 years. LaVonne had many part time jobs in her lifetime plus she volunteered in various groups plus held 2 terms as the village of East Troy Board of Trustees. She enjoyed being a member of the Monroe Prairie ATV club and also playing bingo after her retirement as a Realtor.

LaVonne is survived by her 2 sisters and a brother as well as her stepfamily. Barbara Schultz, Ruth Crisp and Lee Schultz. Stepfamily, Robert Billings, son-in-law, John & Kim and children, Steve & Mary Ann & children, David & Nikki and children; Dan & Kathy Riese and son Kris & Tiffany; Julane and Lee Scheel, Gary & Sue Scheel and family, Holi and Scott Smart and family, Terry Scheel and family, Todd Scheel and girls.

LaVonne was preceded in death by her parents Herbert and Evelyn Schultz, her husband Harry C. Riese, brother Dennis R. Schultz and step-daughter Ruthann Billings.

Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit for online condolences and further information.

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    My deepest condolences to the family. I shared an office at Pavelec for 3 years and she was very nice and always a professional, she will be missed.

  2. Jayne says:

    You will be missed by all of us on Fridays at the V.F.W. bingo. R.I.P. Lavonne.
    A special lady, always smiling and a friend to many. Our sympathy to the family.

  3. Lizz Flory says:

    Barb-so sorry for your loss.

  4. Hans & Dorothy Menck says:

    Barb – We are so sorry for your loss! May God, family & friends help you through this sad time.
    If you need an ear you know where we are. Hans & Dorothy

  5. Lavonne Scott says:

    So soon. I am so sorry Barb.

  6. Renne Pinson / Cook at Petenwell Pub says:

    My deepest condolences to Lavonnes family on her passing. So sorry for your loss. she will be missed at Bingo at the Pub!

  7. says:

    Barb so sorry to hear of the loss of your sister. Hugs and prayers to you and Lavonne’s family during this difficult time.

  8. Julie Goodhue says:

    So sorry to hear; sympathy to Lavonne’s family.

  9. Gordon Whitemarsh says:

    Very sorry to hear of the passing of LaVonne, she was a very nice lady, our paths crossed every once in awhile she was always good to work with, my condolences to her family.

  10. Isolina Jackson says:

    My condolences. LaVonne was a wonderful woman, and I always enjoyed seeing her when I had the opportunity. May she rest in peace.