Jerome Joseph Reischl, 86
July 14, 1933-April 19, 2020
Jerome “Jerry” Joseph Reischl died peacefully, in the comfort of his own home, in St. Joseph, on April 19. He was surrounded by those who loved him. In respect for public safety due to COVID-19, Reischl was honored through prayer with his immediate family, followed by a private graveside internment at Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls on April 23. Memorials preferred.
Survivors include the following: his two younger brothers, Bob (Ann) and Harry (Mary) Reischl, both of St. Joseph; his devoted wife of nearly 64 years, Rose Ann “Rosie” and the couple’s children and grandchildren, all of who were a great source of pride: daughter Debi (Tim) Barthelemy of Otsego and their children, Dustin (Ashley) Guggenberger of St. Cloud, Krista Reischl of Los Angeles, Nicholas (Amanda) Barthelemy of Lake Elmo, Abbie (David) Linder of Buffalo, and Ashley (Jason) Houtman of Mound; son Randy (Sue) Reischl of St. Joseph and their children: Amanda (Scott) Caird of Rice, Nicole (Ryan) Fischer of Rockville, and Adam (Ali Schwinghammer) of St. Cloud; and son Rick (Lexann) of St. Augusta and their children: Brienne Reischl of Barcelona, Spain; Owen Reischl of St. Cloud and Sydney Kakuk of St. Augusta; and 12 great-grandchildren.
A full obituary will be printed in the May 1 edition of the St. Joseph Newsleader.
Author: Janelle Von Pinnon
Von Pinnon has been publishing the St. Joseph Newsleader since 1989, the Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader since 1995 and the Sauk Rapids-Rice Newsleader since 2015. She graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with degrees in mass communications (with an emphasis on print journalism) and biology. She lives in southeast St. Cloud with her husband and two children.