Richard "Roy" Reigel, Age 73 of Bellingham, passed away on Sunday, February 19th in Bellingham.
Roy was born Sept. 15, 1938 in Ashland, Oregon to George and Helen Reigel.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years Carolea Linrud Reigel of Bellingham, his sons Robin Reigel and wife Sabrina of Ferndale, George Arlen Reigel of Bellingham, and daughter Judith and husband Andrew Ladenberger of Georgia. Grandchildren Craig Reigel, of West Virginia, Krystlynn and husband Chris Romano stationed in Italy, Christopher Reigel of Indiana, and Autumn Reigel of Ferndale, and great granddaughter Kaelynn Reigel of West Virginia.
He is also survived by sons David Athanas of Oregon and Steven and wife Deborah Athanas of Kansas and 2 grandchildren Shandera and Daniel Athanas of Kansas. In addition he was the adopted uncle and grandfather of many others.
A short remembrance time will be held at 10:45 am on March 3, 2012 at the Ferndale SDA church at 2488 Main St. in Ferndale WA.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Diabetes Association.