STEPHEN L. REIGHTER, 67, passed away on Saturday, March 22, 2014. Born in Fort Wayne, Steve was a plumber and steamfitter with Local 166 for 36 years, retiring in 2006. He was a member of Praise Lutheran Church, American Legion Post 499 and was a Vietnam Air Force veteran. Steve enjoyed golfing, fishing, hockey and most of all IU basketball. "He was an easygoing kindhearted man that always had a smile on his face and loved his family." Surviving are his wife of 42 years, Janet Reighter of Churubusco; father, Ralph Reighter of Fort Wayne; daughters, Jen (Chris) Sosebee and Mandy (Brett) Lamb, both of Fort Wayne; brother, Ken (Jeanne) Reighter of Yoder; and grandchildren, Reis, Sam, Luke, and Brinley. Service is 10 a.m. Friday at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial in Riverview Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Riley Hospital for Children or Ronald McDonald House. To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.domccombandsons.com
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D.O. McComb & Sons Funeral Homes - Covington Knolls
8325 Covington Road Ft. Wayne, IN 46804
Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Mar. 25, 2014