Reinhart O. (Sport) Schlichenmayer --
Funeral services for Reinhart O. Schlichenmayer were
officiated by Rev. Howard Jacobson at the Immanuel Lutheran Church
Monday, May 23 at 1:30 p.m.
Casket bearers were Roy Schlichenmayer, Wilford Adolf,
Ronald Weiss, Tom Schlichenmayer, Glenn Adolf and Eugene Weiss with interment
in the Immanuel Cemetery. Organist Karen Ziegler accompanied the men's
Reinhart Otto (Sport) Schlichenmayer, son of Jacob
and Christain Bertling Schlichenmayer was born near Yale Aug. 9, 1903 and
baptized Oct. 25 of that year. Confirmed April 14, 1918, he remained
a member all his life of the Immanuel Lutheran Church.
June 29, 1935, he was wed to Anna Weiss and to this
union were born six children; one son, Ray, preceded him in death 15
"Sport" enjoyed farming and his cattle.
He leaves in mourning his wife, Anna, of the home;
Geraldine Carter and Phyllis Hall of North Bend, Ore.; Lee Schlichenmayer
of Kanorado; Dale Schlichenmayer of Burlington; Linda Coles of Eatontown,
N.J., and 15, grandchildren, who were his pride and joy.
Also, sisters Alvina Stutz of Denver and Leona
Henry of Elizabeth; brothers John, Teffleld (Shorty) and Harold of Burlington
and Sechart (Stub) of Stratton; a host of relatives and friends.
"Sport" passed away Friday, May 20, 2 a.m.
at St. Joseph's Hospital in Denver following surgery, from which he recovered
but relapsed after two heart attacks May 19. He was 73 years,
9 months and 10 days old.