Friday, August 23, 2013
Stanley L. Riegel, 82, of Summerville, husband of Kathleen M. Riegel, passed away Thursday, August 22, 2013 at the Veterans Victory House, Walterboro.
A Celebration of Life service will be held 10:00 AM Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at Bethany United Methodist Church, Summerville. Inurnment will follow at Dorchester Memory Gardens, Summerville. Following the inurnment, the family will receive friends at Bethany Social Hall for a luncheon. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Bethany United Methodist Church, Searchers Class, 118 West 3rd South St., Summerville, SC 29483, Veterans Victory House, 2461 Sidney’s Road, Walterboro, SC 29488 or The A.R.K out of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 206 Central Ave., Summerville, SC 29483.
Mr. Riegel was born July 14, 1931 in Edmore, Michigan, son of the late Dover Andrew Riegel and Minnie Maude Wright Riegel. He graduated from Everett High School in 1949 in Lansing, Michigan. He served with the Marine Corp in a rifle company in Korea during the Korean War. He graduated from Western Michigan University and was an Underwriter of Surety Bonds for Contractors. He worked in Chicago, Columbus, Ohio, Indianapolis, Pittsburgh and Denver. He was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church in Summerville and the Searchers Class.
Survivors including his wife are: daughters: Connie McDavid (Thomas) of Summerville and Patti Daily (Daniel) of Pittsburgh, PA, two granddaughters: Kathleen Muthig (Jeff) of Columbia and Catherine McDavid of Greenville.
The family would like to express appreciation to the staff at the Veteran’s Victory House for their care of Stan in his last year of life.
A memorial message may be written to the family by visiting our website at www.tricountycremationcenter.com Arrangements by Tri-County Cremation Center, 11000 Dorchester Road, Summerville, SC 843-821-4888.