Lawrence F. (Larry) Reiss, 69, of West Haven passed away suddenly on May 12, 2021. He was the cherished husband of Margaret J. Reiss. In addition to his wife Peggy, Larry leaves a large and loving family including his cherished sons Edward W. Reiss and his wife Elizabeth Wojcik, his son James A. Reiss, grandson Orion G. Reiss, his siblings David A. Reiss (the late Coralee), Martin C. Reiss (Mary Jo), stepsiblings Karl Hahn (the late Cristina), Nancy Hahn (the late Douglas Dietz), Katherine Hereld, Amy Hahn (Forrest Proper).
Larry received both a bachelors and master’s degree from UCONN. From 1975 until 2000, he was a member and co leader of New Haven International Folk Dancers. At the time of his passing, he was a sales rep for Club Demonstration Sales in the Milford Costco.
On Monday morning visitation will take place from 10 o’clock until noon at the West Haven Funeral Home at the Green. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Please omit flowers. Should you so desire, a donation may be made to Smilow Cancer Center in memory of Larry.
Smilow Cancer Hospital
PO Box 1849, New Haven CT 06510