|Steven Michael "Bogart" Reischling, age 59, of Galesburg, Illinois, died on Sunday, September 13, 2009 at 4:55 P.M. at Heartland Health Care Center in Galesburg, Illinois.
He was born on March 17, 1950 in Galesburg, Illinois, the son of Paul and Myrna L. Sopher Reischling.
He married Kathleen S. Hawk on March 10, 1972 in Galesburg, Illinois.
Daughter: Kelly Jo Brooks of Woodhull, Illinois; Mother: Myrna (Fredrick W.) Johnson of Cameron, Illinois; Grandmother: Alberta Bohlander of Galesburg, Illinois; Three Grandchildren: Jade Hart, Taylor Brooks and Mitchell Brooks; Sisters: Leanne (Terry) Showalter of Johnstown, Colorado; Kay Young of Galesburg, Illinois; DeeAnn Gill of Denver, Colorado; Brothers: Rick Boyer of Galesburg, Illinois; Todd Boyer of Longmont, Colorado; Numerous Aunts, Uncles, Nephews and Nieces.
Preceded in death by his father: Paul Reischling
He was raised and educated in Galesburg, Illinois graduating from Galesburg High School in 1968.
He worked as a truck driver for various companies and also worked construction for Gunther Construction in Galesburg, Illinois.
He enjoyed riding his Harley.
Visitation will be held on Friday, September 18, 2009 from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M. at the Hurd Hendricks Funeral Home and Crematory in Knoxville, Illinois with a Eulogy Service at 7:00 P.M.
Cremation Rites will be accorded.
Celebration of His Life will be held on Saturday, September 19, 2009 beginning at 5:00 P.M. at Country's Club in Wataga, Illinois.
Memorials may be made to the Family.
On-line condolences may be made at www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com