Allen F. Reinacher

Allen F. Reinacher, age 73 of Troy, IL, died Friday, January 11, 2019.

He was born July 06, 1945, in Highland, IL, the son of Frederick and Marie (nee Landolt) Reinacher.

On September 04, 1971, he married Mary Elizabeth Randant in Collinsvlille, IL. She passed away on February 15, 2016.

He was a member of Central States Teamsters Local.

Allen was born in Highland, IL and grew up in the Highland area. He was a 1963 graduate of Triad High School. He served with the US Army from 1965 to 1967, with duty in Germany. After he was discharged he met the love of his life “Mary”. Allen still visited her grave daily since her death in 2016. Allen drove a truck his entire working career. He retired from Ruan Trucking in 2010. He was a “fix-it-man” especially with lawn mowers. He was a true Triad Sports Fan especially their basketball team.

Survivors include:
Daughter – Karen E. (Fiancee Terry Holeman) Reinacher, Troy, IL
Daughter – Ann M. (Nick K.) Rockwell, Troy, IL
Grandchild – Lela M. Long, Troy, IL
Grandchild – Hunter A.R. Long, Troy, IL
Grandchild – Lainey N. Rockwell, Troy, IL
Grandchild – Hadley E. Rockwell, Troy, IL
Grandchild – Shannon E. Holeman, Troy, IL
Brother – Vernon R. (Barbara) Reinacher, Troy, IL
Brother – Richard D. Reinacher, Highland, IL
Brother – Darwin V. (Sandy) Reinacher, Highland, IL
Sister – Marilyn Miller, Batesville, AR
Brother – David L. (Cathy) Reinacher, Marine, IL
Sister – Evelyn R. (Robert) McEntire Sr., Lonoke, AR
Brother – Gary R. (Alice) Reinacher, Maryville, IL
Brother – Lenny R. (Ellen) Reinacher, Lebanon, IL
Former Son-in-law – Kevin R. Long, Troy, IL

He was preceded in death by:
Father – Frederick “Fred” E. Reinacher – Died 12/9/2003
Mother – Marie J. Reinacher, nee Landolt – Died 5/13/1979
Wife – Mary E. Reinacher, nee Randant – Died 2/15/2016
Sister – Lola Faye Reinacher – Died 1/25/1953 at 2 days old

Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL and from 8:00 PM to 10:00 AM on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

Funeral Services will be at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL, with Father Pat G. Jakel officiating.

Interment will be at Highland City Cemetery in Highland, IL.

Memorial contributions may be made to Triad High School Sports Boosters.

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