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Richard John Reisel

June 2, 1930 ~ July 27, 2020 (age 90)


90, passed away July 27, 2020. Beloved husband of Sue Ann Reisel (nee Caldwell) for 49 years. Dear father of Lisa Sue (Chris) Short of Lenexa, Kansas and Greta Ellen (Judkin) Browning of Boone, North Carolina. Grandfather of Bethany Ellen Browning. Dear relative and friend to many.

Graduate of Beaumont High School, Class of January 1948. Recipient of the Harvard Book Award. Graduate of Washington University, Class of 1952, B.S. Business Administration with honors. Member of Kappa Sigma, Beta Chapter. United States Army Veteran (1952-1954)

Professional career highlights include president of E.C.C. Reisel Plumbing Company until it closed in 1978, and retirement from Smith Moore investment firm.

Mason for 50 years at Tuscan Lodge. Honored in 2014 as a Cold War Patriot for his family business’ contributions to the Manhattan Project.

Services: Memorial Service to be announced. Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery.

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