Eric R. Ream

By on August 28, 2014
Eric Ream

Eric R. Ream, 31, of Oswego, Ill., passed away Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at his home. He was born May 11, 1983, in Aurora, Ill.

Eric graduated from Minooka High School in 2004. He was the Aktion Club treasurer; was a member of the Fox Valley Special Recreation in Aurora, where he participated in softball, volleyball, golf and basketball; and was a member of the Kendall County Special Olympics, where he participated in snow shoeing, swimming, track and bowling. Eric worked at Ream’s Elburn Market.

Eric is survived by his loving parents, James and Sharon (Seib) Ream of Oswego; his brothers, Brian Ream of Los Angeles and Sean Ream of Aurora; his paternal grandmother, Phyllis Ream of Elburn; and two uncles, Richard (Carol) Seib of Aurora and Randy (Janelle) Ream of Elburn.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Robert Ream; and his maternal grandparents, Walter and Ruth Seib.

Funeral service and visitation was held Monday at The Daleiden Mortuary in Aurora. Interment will be private. To leave condolences for Eric’s family or sign the guest book, call (630) 631-5500 or visit

Memorial contributions in Eric’s memory may be made to the Kendall County Special Olympics Family and Friends, 2420 Rock Creek Road, Plano, IL 60545.