Jay J. Rinderer

Jay Jeffrey Rinderer, age 50 of Pierron, IL, died Friday, June 20, 2014, at Pocahontas, IL.

He was born September 26, 1963, in Highland, IL, the son of Darrell Filmer and Jean Marie (nee Zobrist) Rinderer.

He was also a member of Loyal Order of the Moose #2479 in Highland – Highland Sportsman Club.

Jay was born and grew up in Highland. He was a 1981 graduate of Highland High School where he played Baseball and Football. He attended Rend Lake College on a Baseball Scholarship. After college he worked at Trobitt Decorating, Fox Creek Golf Course, an Environmental Company cleaning oil spills in the Gulf and Chicago, Morgan Linen in 1991, Broadway Tavern from 1994-2000, Meat cutter at Grantfork Meats. He played American Legion Baseball and Softball Leagues in Highland. He enjoyed fishing. He was an excellent Skier, and avid Blue’s Hockey Fan, and loved his daughters very much.

Survivors include :
Father – Darrell F. Rinderer, Highland, IL
Mother – Jean Marie Rinderer nee Zobrist, Highland, IL
Daughter – Arielle N. Rinderer, Maryville, IL
Daughter – Calie J. Rinderer, Maryville, IL
Sister – Michelle R. Perkins, Highland, IL
Niece – Briea Jean Marie Perkins (Twin), Highland, IL
Nephew – Samuel Darrell Perkins(Twin), Highland, IL
Girl Friend – Laurie L. Coonce, Pocahontas, IL

He was preceded in death by :
Paternal Grandfather – Filmer Rinderer died 11/16/2000
Paternal Grandmother – Viola S. Rinderer nee Hug died 2/24/1998
Maternal Grandfather – Leon L. Zobrist died 9/19/1993
Maternal Grandmother – Marie A. Zobrist nee Holtkoetter died 4/1/2010

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

Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Monday, June 23, 2014, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL, and from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM, on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

Funeral service will be at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL, with Rev. Gary Kniepkamp officiating.

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

Memorial contributions may be made to Education Fund for Arielle and Calie.