Monday, September 18th, 2006
St. Marys native W.R. Anthony Reis, 30, of rural Berne, Ind., died Sept. 14, 2006, at his residence of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to his head.
He was born April 30, 1976, in St. Marys. His mother and stepfather, Regina and Mark Springer survive in Mendon. On April 23, 2004, he married Sarah M. McCurry, who survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Maurice, at home, and Zach, Celina; a daughter, Katlyn, Celina; two stepsons, David and Dustin, both of Celina; a stepdaughter, Sierra McCurry, at home; a sister, Katrina (Mike) Mullholand, Mendon; a stepbrother, Jeffery Springer, Greenville; a mother-in-law, Mary Carroll, Montezuma, and a father-in-law, Joe Curry, Rockford.
He was self-employed in construction and transported many Amish workers in the Berne area. He was a 1994 graduate of the C. Arthur Wilson High School, Columbus.
Services are 7 p.m. today at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys.
Calling is after 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.