Donald E. Reicks
Donald Reicks, age 72, of Belmond, passed away Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at his home.
Graveside service was held at 11:30 am on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery in rural Riceville.
Donald Edward, son of Edward and Viola (Reinhardt) Reicks, was born on April 16, 1944.
On May 1, 1965, Donald was united in marriage to Cheryl Kapka. After marriage, the couple lived in Rochester and Willmar, Minnesota, and Mason City, Northwood, and Thompson, Iowa. The couple was blessed with two children: Becky and Randy.
In 2011, Don moved to Belmond. He enjoyed working on and cleaning cars. He also enjoyed polka music.
Donald is survived by his dog Sammy, daughter Becky (Dennis) Colby, son Randy (Maria) Reicks, five grandchildren Tonee (Cody) Nicholas, Joe, Casey, Lucas, and Katelyn; three step-grandchildren Tim, Katy, and Kristina; and seven great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his wife Cheryl and parents.