OBITUARY

August Henry PRIES III

February 1, 1938January 14, 2022
Obituary of August Henry PRIES III
"Gus" passed away at home Friday, January 14, 2022. He was born in New York, February 1, 1938, grew up on Long Island and graduated from Hofstra College. After graduation, he served in the U.S. Army and Army Reserves before beginning his career with New York Telephone. He retired from AT&T 30 years later. Gus dedicated his life to his family, his church, his community and his country. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Janet; sons, Kenneth Pries, Steven Pries, David Pries; daughter, Sharyn Mills; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and brother, Richard Pries. Gus has always set a wonderful example for his family, friends and peers and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. A memorial service for Gus will be held at the Pass-A-Grille Beach Community Church at 11:00 am on Saturday, February 5th. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to either Pass-A-Grille Beach Community Church or Disabled Veterans.

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