Riedel, Richard J.
Richard J. "Rick" Riedel, of Greenville, age 51, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Monday, April 28, 2014. He was born April 18, 1963 in Appleton, son of John and Kaye (Helf) Riedel.
Rick married Kathy Bauer on May 22, 1993. He was a huge LA Lakers fan. Rick was a very handy man and was an incredibly talented woodworker. He took wonderful care of his mother too.
Rick loved spending time with his family and his German Shepherd, Black Jack. He also enjoyed trips to Door County, watching movies and dinner.
Survivors include his wife, Kathy; a brother, Timothy Riedel; a sister, Carla (Bennett Link) Riedel; his mother, Kaye Riedel; his father and mother-in-law: Donald and Diane Bauer; a brother-in-law, Steve (Susan) Bauer; a sister-in-law, Laurie Phillips; nieces and nephews: Emily and Hanna Riedel, Bryan and Elisha Phillips, Benjamin and Adam Bauer; great-niece and nephew: Xavior and Natalie; his dog, Black Jack; and his cat, Cato.
Rick was preceded in death by his father, John Riedel; and his mother-in-law, Betty Bauer.
A memorial service will be held at 7:00 PM on Friday, May 2, 2014, at Neenah's Westgor Funeral Home. The visitation will be held Friday from 4:00 PM until the hour of service. In lieu of flowers a memorial is being established in his name.
Westgor Funeral Home
205 W. Doty Ave.
The family would like to thank the Greenville First Responders for all of their assistance.