Miles John Riesinger

Thursday, July 23, 2020
Miles John Riesinger

Miles John Riesinger

Miles John Riesinger lost his fight with cancer and gained his angel wings on July 14, 2020. Miles was born to Frank and Mina Riesinger on January 28, 1958 in Billings Montana. Miles graduated in 1977 from Laurel High School.

Miles had various jobs over the years until 1986 when he went to work for the City of Billings. He was proud of his job as a “garbage man.” Miles retired in February 2016. Miles found another family when he went to work at Picchioni’s IGA in February 2019. He worked for a short time there and truly enjoyed all the staff and customers.

Miles loved spending time with his wife of 27 years and the fur babies, his family, fishing and gardening. He was so proud of his children and grandchildren. He always had a twinkle in his eye and loved to tease.

Miles is survived by the love of his life, Katrina; children Jacob (Becky) Riesinger, Bessie (Zach) LaFlex, Amy Potts, John L. Potts; and grandchildren Cameron , Shelbi, Connar, Hunter, Lily, Charity, Guy, Shay, Conrad, Blake and Elsa. He is also survived by his father Frank Riesinger; mother-in-law Shirley Fiske; sisters LeeAnn (Steve) Story, Anita (George) Worden, Cindy (Tracy) Gabbert, Tina(Larry)Riesinger, Lisa (Joe) Yedlicka, and Doe Riesinger; brothers Alan (Joey) Riesinger, Fritz (Vicki) Riesinger , Chris (Jenny) Riesinger and numerous nieces and nephews.

Miles was preceded in death by his mother Mina Riesinger, brothers Larry and Joe Riesinger and daughter, Brandi Potts Davis.

Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Weirs Funeral Chapel in Roundup, Montana. Weirs Funeral Home is assisting the family.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to a charity of your choice.


Upcoming Events

Thursday, August 6, 2020
First Thursday, 5 p.m., City of Laurel Council Chamber
Monday, August 10, 2020
2nd Mondays, 6:30 p.m., at Wood's Powr-Grip, 908 West Main St., use the west entrance, open to the public. 
Monday, August 10, 2020
2nd Tuesday, 6 p.m., Laurel Public Library
Monday, August 10, 2020
Mondays, 1:30 p.m., 201 1/2 E Main St.
Monday, August 10, 2020
Second & fourth Monday at 11 a.m., Big Horn Resort, 1801 Majestic Lane, 281-8455
Monday, August 10, 2020
Free, 2nd Monday, 3-5 p.m., Frontier Cancer Center, 1315 Golden Valley Cir., Billings, 800-227-2345


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