KINGSFORD - Daniel Reitmeyer, 59, of Kingsford, passed away following a brief illness with complications on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at Bellin Hospital in Green Bay, Wis.
He was born April 15, 1954, in Crystal Falls, son of Sally Reitmeyer Westfahl and the late Richard Reitmeyer. Dan graduated from Forest Park High School, class of 1972.
Shortly after graduation, Dan enlisted in the United States Army and was stationed in Germany. He was honorably discharged after a three-year stint. Dan was an avid outdoorsman and always full of fun.
As per Dan's request private family services will be held at a later date.
He is survived by his mother, Sally (Russell) Westfahl of Crystal Falls; two brothers, Jim (Jill) Reitmeyer of Monument, Colo., David (Nancy) Reitmeyer of Hope, R.I.; two special aunts, Dorothy (Carl) Franzen of Crivitz, Wis., Judy (Darrell) Roy of Stoughton, Wis.; two nieces, Monika Reitmeyer, Julia Reitmeyer, both of Denver; numerous cousins and a host of wonderful friends.
In addition to his father, Richard Reitmeyer, Dan was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents; his uncle, David Holmes; and his aunt, Peggy Campfield.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Dan, or leave a condolence for his family online at www.jacobsfuneralhomes.com.
The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, Crystal Falls, to honor Dan's legacy of life.