Monday, June 22nd, 2009
Nicklaus L. Reier, 76, of Upper Sandusky, died at 6:10 p.m. June 19, 2009.
He was born on April 17, 1933, in Spencerville, to LeRoy and Susan A. Casperson Reier. On April 25, 1959, he married Julia L. Marker, who died March 19, 1997. He then married Ruth Tiell-Malloy on Sept. 22, 1998 and she survives in Upper Sandusky.
Other survivors are a son Tony (Ann) Reier, Celina; three daughters Tami (Jack) Sives, Kodak, Tenn., Theresa Reier, Celina, Tina Schuck, Naples, Fla.; two step sons, Jason Malloy, Cincinnati, Patrick Malloy, Findlay; two brothers, George (Linda) Reier, Sidney, and Henry (Carol) Reier, Maria Stein; seven sisters, Maxine (Herman) Thobe, Houston, Betty (Richard "Pete") Partington, Sidney, Barbara (Virgil) Frantz, Versailles, Esther (Jack) Wells, Anna, Florence (Mark) Boeckman, Buford, Ga., Shirley (Dale) Meyer, New Bremen, and Helen (Carl) Magoto, Celina; and two grandchildren.
Deceased are four sisters, Nancy Werling, Ruth Schwenzer and Martha and Dorothy, who died in infancy.
He retired from the former New Idea Farm Machinery, Coldwater after 32 years of service. He then worked part time at the Daily Chief Union Newspaper in transportation and as a rural route carrier. He was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Celina, and attended St. Joseph Salem, St. Peter, Upper Sandusky. He was a life member of the Eagles Lodge in St. Marys, and a former member of the Moose Lodge in Portland, Ind. and Amvets in Sidney. He served in the United States Marine Corps.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Immculate Conception church, the Rev. Richard Reidel officiating. Burial is at Gethsemane Cemetery, St. Marys
Calling is 2-7 p.m. today at the Bringman Clark Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky with a prayer service at 7 p.m. and 2-7 p.m. Tuesday at the W. H. Dick & Sons Funeral Home, Celina.
Contributions can be made to Nicklaus L. Reier Memorial Fund, Wyandot County Hospice, St. Joseph-Salem Hertage Society, Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation in care of Bringman Clark Funeral Home 226 E. Wyandot Ave., Upper Sandusky.
Condolences can be left at www.bringmanclark.com.