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Obituary: Richard R. Reihel

October 25, 1957 – March 26, 2022

information provided by Smits Funeral Home

Richard R. Reihel, age 64, of Saint Cloud, FL, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 26, 2022. Loving son Elaine (Harry) Reihel-Schneider. Dearest brother of Pamela Cook, Terri Hillard, and the late James Reihel. Kind uncle of James Cook, Jessica Cook, and Kayli Hillard.

Richard was a proud veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, and was employed by Cessna for over 20 years. His passions in life included fishing, spending time with his beloved dog Cody, and rooting for the Chicago Bears every Sunday!

Memorial visitation Sunday, June 12, 2022, from 10 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at 12 p.m. at Smits Funeral Home 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane, Dyer, IN.

Memorial donations to America’s VetDogs 371 East Jericho Turnpike Smithtown, NY 11787, appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to Smits Funeral Home – Dyer, IN.

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