James L. Oriez


James L. Oriez, age 57 of Highland, IL, died Sunday, March 21, 2021, at Saint John’s Hospital in Springfield, IL.

He was born on April 12, 1963, in Fort Wayne, IN, the son of Robert and Katherine (nee Maynes) Oriez.

Jim was born in Fort Wayne, IN and his family moved to Highland in 1966. He graduated Highland High School in 1981. After he graduated he moved to Colorado and worked construction. After his father died in 2005, he moved back to Highland to look after his mother. He loved and cherished his nephews and nieces.

Survivors include:
Sister – Mary Lou (Joseph) Delaney, Carlinville, IL
Sister – Suzanne E. (James) Anderson, Marine, IL
Brother – Richard J. (Virginia McFarland) Oriez, Urbana, OH
Brother – John R. (Debra) Oriez, Franklin, TN
Niece – Suzanne (Matt) Rapisardo
Niece – Erin (Jason) Asher
Nephew – Daniel (Gaby) Delaney
Nephew – Joshua Oriez
Nephew – Jackson Oriez
Niece – Jamie Oriez
Niece – Catilin (Matt Faulkner) Delaney
Nephew – Andrew (Ariana) Oriez
Niece – Katherine Oriez
Nephew – Matt (Sara) Anderson
Nephew – Corey (Kara Boedeker) Anderson

He was preceded in death by :
Father – Robert L. Oriez – Died 4/1/2005
Mother – Katherine E. Oriez – Died 12/22/2006
Brother – Charles A. Oriez – Died 9/7/2005

Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

The family will celebrate Jim’s Life at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to To The Family.

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