Walter W. "Bill" Reichle
LINCOLN, IL - Walter W. "Bill" Reichle, 86, passed away at 10:51 a.m. on Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
A Mass of Christian Burial Service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 30, 2014, at Holy Family Catholic Church with Rev. Glen Fontana officiating.
A Rosary Service will be held at 12:45 p.m. on Friday prior to the visitation at the church.
Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until time of service at the church.
Burial will be in St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery following the service.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Peasley Funeral Home.
Walter William "Bill" Reichle was born on Dec. 9, 1927, in Lincoln, the son of Walter "Walt" William and Katherine Hink Reichle. He was united in marriage to Frances M. Eimer on March 17, 1951, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Lincoln. She survives.
Also surviving are his son, Bill (Julie) Reichle of Dubuque, Iowa; three grandchildren, Joe (Lisa) Reichle of Australia, Erin Reichle and Maria (Jake) Hedley, both of Iowa; a brother, Vern Reichle of Lincoln; and many nieces and nephews.
Bill graduated from Lincoln Community High School. He then served in the United States Army. He retired from Lehn and Fink.
Bill was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church.
He enjoyed golfing and watching all of the Chicago sports teams, Cubs, Bears and Blackhawks. His grandkids were the center of his life. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Bill's family would like to thank the staff of both St. Clara's Manor and Memorial Medical Center for the care given to him while he was a patient with them.
Memorials may be made to the