Rienhold Moser, 79, of Pollock, S.D.
Rienhold was born July 5, 1933 northwest of Pollock the son of Jake and Freida (Naasz) Moser. He was raised and educated in the Pollock area. As a young man, he farmed on the family farm until he entered the Armed Forces. He was only enlisted for a short time when he was called back home to farm with his father.
Rienhold married Lucille Schmidt on Dec. 9, 1951, at the Herreid Baptist Parsonage, Herreid, S.D. Following their marriage, they lived and farmed northwest of Pollock. Rienhold officially retired in 1997, but continued to do various jobs.
He was a member of State Line Snowmobile Club, Pollock American Legion, an active member of the Pollock Jaycees, The Moose Club in Mobridge, and The Pollock Memorial Presbyterian Church, where he served as a trustee. Rienhold enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, watching westerns, playing cards and visiting with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Lucille, Herreid Good Samaritan Center; two sons and daughters-in-law, Dennis and Cindy Moser, Pollock, and Danny and Marlene Moser, Pollock; two daughters and son-in-law, Diane and Rick Weisbeck, Eureka, S.D., and Doreen Moser and fiance Mark Erickson, Stanley; eight grandchildren, Jason (Jamie) Weisbeck, Amy (Ted) Misslitz, Tami (Darrell) Van Beek, Jordan Weisbeck, Ryan Moser, Brad Moser, Bryan Moser and Ronna Moser; four great-grandchildren, Callie and Reagan Weisbeck, Logan and Morgan Van Beek; one brother and sister-in-law, Wilbert and Sharon Moser, Pollock and a sister, Joanne Bauer, Herreid.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his stepmother, Maggie Fischer; sister and brother-in-law: Twilla and Peter C. Meyer and a brother-in-law, Stanley Bauer; mother-in-law and father-in-law: Kasper and Sophia Schmidt.
Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Pollock Memorial Presbyterian Church, Pollock with the Rev. Floyd Haan officiating. Organist was Joan Wittmeier. Congregational hymns were “How Great Thou Art,” “What a Friend We Have in Jesus” and “Abide With Me.” Special music by Callie and ReaganWeisbeck was “ Jesus Loves Me.”
Ushers were Todd Moser and Kent Meyer.
Casketbearers were the grandchildren, Ryan Moser, Brad Moser, Bryan Moser, Ronna Moser, Jason Weisbeck, Jordan Weisbeck, Amy (Weisbeck) Misslitz and Tami (Moser) Van Beek.
Honorary casketbearers were the great-grandchildren.
Burial was in Spring Valley Cemetery, Pollock.
Please visit www.myersfh.com to sign the online guestbook and to share memories of Rienhold with his family.