Bruce A. Riebesehl
CONTINENTAL – Bruce A. Riebesehl, 56, of Continental, died 2:50 p.m. Thursday, July 5, 2012 at Putnam County Ambulatory Care Center, Glandorf. He was born March 7, 1956 to Dean R. and Marilyn (Otto) Riebesehl. His father is deceased and his mother, Marilyn Ordway, lives in Defiance. His stepmother: Betty Riebesehl lives in Pedro, OH. In 1977 he married Cynthia Phillips, who survives in Continental.
Also surviving is his son: Joshua Phillips of Toledo; 3 daughters: Celina Riebesehl of Elkhart, IN, Stephanie Phillips of Continental and April (Sean) Sprouse of Oakwood; 11 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; 3 brothers: Eddie Riebesehl of Ironton, OH, Jeff (Melissa) Roberts of Goshen, IN and Chris (Jessica) Ordway of Middlebury, IN; 2 sisters: Janet Balentine of Mishawaka, IN and Cindy (Darrell) Russell of Pedro, OH.
Bruce formerly worked for Verhoff Machine and Welding, Continental and was a member of the Moose Lodge, Defiance.
Visitation will be Tuesday, July 10th from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Continental. Condolences may be expressed at www.heitmeyerfuneralhome.com.
Extending my deepest sympathy for the loss of my brother, Bruce. I regret that I only had the opportunity to meet him but once in my lifetime. My prayers are with his mother, Eddie, Janet, as well as his wife and children and grandchildren. May God bring you all comfort.