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Timothy J. Reis

Timothy John Reis passed away peacefully at home on January 12, 2020, surrounded by his family. He was born January 24, 1965, in Sac City, Iowa, to Paul Jerome and Carol Lou (Carnes) Reis.

Tim spent his childhood and adolescent years living in Early, IA with his family. He attended Crestland High School and graduated in 1984. A couple of years after school, Tim moved to Lee’s Summit, alongside his brother Bob and sister Mary. Tim attended a trade school to become a machinist. He worked for several years at R&D Tool and Engineering. Tim then began his own drywall company which he ran until his passing.

Tim had a love for his family and friends and being outdoors. His hobbies included riding dirt bikes and his RZR, working in his building, and spending time with his family, friends, and his two dogs. Tim was loved dearly by many family and friends.

Tim was preceded in death by his father, Paul Jerome Reis.

He is survived by his mother, Carol L. (Carnes) Reis of Lee’s Summit, MO; two children, Travis Reis and wife Rachael Reis of Lee’s Summit, MO; daughter Rachel Reis of Lee’s Summit, MO; a beloved grandson, Teddy Reis; two brothers, Bob Reis and wife, Nancy Reis of Lee’s Summit, MO; and Mark Reis and wife, Sara Reis of Lee’s Summit, MO; and three sisters, Connie Jensen of St. Ansgar, IA, Gail Drey and husband Keith Provin of Iowa City, IA, and Mary Reis of Pleasant Hill, MO.

All services will be held at Wallace Funeral Homes, 422 N. Lake St. Pleasant Hill, Missouri 64080. The family will receive friends from 10:00 am – 12:00 Noon on Saturday, January 18, 2020, Funeral Service will immediately follow at 12 Noon with Bro. James Kennedy officiating. Casket Bearers will be Bob Reis, Mark Reis, Travis Reis, Doryan LeBaron, Brian Chaney, Randy Anderson and Mike Raysik. Interment will be in Adams Cemetery, Grain Valley, Missouri.

The family suggests donations to the Center for Transplantation at The University of Kansas Health System. Donations can be made payable to The University of Kansas Health System and mailed to Fund Development, 2330 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Suite 305, Westwood, KS 66205 or visit to give online.



14 Messages

  • Laura Shields Posted January 14, 2020 9:51 pm

    My heart breaks for you all. Saying prayers for peace and strength during this difficult time.

  • Dennis Weaver Posted January 14, 2020 10:08 pm

    Tim was a great guy and will be sorely missed!

  • Brenda Rice Posted January 15, 2020 11:39 am

    My heart aches for you and your family. Know that you are loved and I am here for you.

  • David & Marcia Jordan(Colletti) Posted January 15, 2020 11:52 am

    We are truly sadden about the loss of Tim. Your family’s are in our prayers.

  • Carole See Posted January 15, 2020 12:35 pm

    Mary, I am so sorry for the loss of your brother. I only met him the one time but I can tell that you were very close. Memories are a wonderful gift.

  • Kathy Fisher Posted January 15, 2020 4:59 pm

    I’m praying for you and your family during this difficult time.

  • SCREENS IN… BUGS OUT! Posted January 16, 2020 6:49 pm


  • SCREENS IN… BUGS OUT! Posted January 16, 2020 6:50 pm


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