Victor J. Reigel
Victor J. Reigel, 99, Marshfield, a former longtime Milladore area resident, died Sunday, March 6, 2016, at Golden Living Center – Three Oaks, Marshfield.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 10, at St. Kilian Catholic Church in Blenker, with the Rev. Jesse Burish officiating. Committal services and burial will be in the parish cemetery, with military rites conducted by American Legion Post 468 of Milladore.
Visitation will be at Rembs Funeral Home in Marshfield from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 9, and at the church from 9:30 a.m. Thursday until the Mass. A Knights of Columbus rosary service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
A memorial will be established at a later date.
Condolences may be offered online at www.rembsfh.com.
Mr. Reigel was born Feb. 26, 1917, in the town of Lincoln in
Wood County, a son of the late Joseph A. and Mary (Youngwirth) Reigel. He attended
He served in the South Pacific with Company C, 128th
Infantry, 32nd Red Arrow Division during World War II. He received an honorable
discharge Oct. 12, 1944.
He was married to LaVona S. Nosbisch April 19, 1945, at St.
John Catholic Church in Marshfield. She preceded him in death.
They raised their family and farmed in the town of Milladore
in Wood County until their retirement when they moved to Marshfield.
He was a member of St. Kilian Catholic Church in Blenker and
the Knights of Columbus Christ the King Council 4646 of Junction City and a
lifetime member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion Post 468 of
Survivors include six children, Marlene (Wayne) Holly, Mary
(Ward) Bonica, Michael (Bonnie) Reigel, Mardel “Marti” Reigel, Mark (friend
Dawn) Reigel and Merlyn (Rhonda) Reigel; one sister, Adelia Beckman; two
brothers, Arthur and Joseph Reigel; 11 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by his stepmother, Beryl (Godard)
Reigel; two sisters; three brothers and two granddaughters.