Robert “Bobby” Eugene Reiger, 62, of Sesser, IL passed away on Monday February 20, 2017 at 2:58 AM at the Herrin Hospital.
He was born February 6, 1955 to Bonnie Reiger and she preceded him in death. He married Kelly (LaMour) Reiger on April 10, 1992 and she survives of Sesser.
He worked for the Sesser-Valier school district for 27 years and then retired from Walmart after 17 years.
He was a volunteer firefighter for 25 years with the Sesser Fire Protection District.
He is survived by aunts and uncles Dorothy and Kenny Lipe of Sesser, Irene Newell of Sesser, Lonnie Reiger of West Frankfort, Kitty Santay of Whiting, IN.
Funeral services will be on Friday February 24, 2017 at 11:00 AM at the Brayfield-Gilbert Funeral Home in Sesser with Brother Larry Cook officiating. Visitation will be on Thursday February 23, 2017 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery in Sesser.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Sesser Fire Protection District or to Hospice of Southern Illinois and will be accepted at the funeral home.
For more information go to our website www.gilbertfuneralhomes.com .