Sidney Reif


4:00 am - 8:00 am
Friday, March 30, 2018
Airsman-Hires Funeral Home - Carrollton
108 North Fifth Street
Carrollton, Illinois, United States

Funeral Service

10:00 am - 10:45 am
Saturday, March 31, 2018
Eldred Baptist Church
Locust St.
Eldred, Illinois, United States

Burial service

11:15 am - 11:30 am
Saturday, March 31, 2018
Carrollton City Cemetery
9th St. and Cemetery Road
Carrollton, Illinois, United States

Obituary of Sidney Reif

    Sidney Dale Reif, 87, of Eldred died early Tuesday morning March 27, 2018 at the Calhoun Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Hardin.

     Born in rural Eldred on September 18, 1930, he was the son of the late Frank and Alta (Stone) Reif.

      On June 14, 1958 he married Beverly Duckwiler and she survives.

       Also surviving are their daughter:  Brenda Reif-Ranger and her husband Don of Eldred, a brother Delmar Reif of Carrollton and many nephews, nieces and cousins.

       Preceding him in death were his parents, a son Karl Dale Reif, Siblings: Infant Reif, Winifred Louise Reif, Mary Elizabeth Reif, and Robert Franklin Reif.

       Dale was a lifelong grain and livestock farmer.   He truly loved his work.   He loved his family and loved talking business with any businessman. Dale often could be seen riding a Four Wheeler to check on cattle, the crops or swine.    He was a member of the Eldred Baptist Church and the Greene County Farm Bureau.

     Visitation will be from 4-8 P.M. on Friday March 30, 2018 at the Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in Carrollton.   Funeral services will be held on Saturday morning at 10 A.M. at the Eldred Baptist Church with visitation continuing that morning from 9 A.M. until service time.   Burial will be in the Carrollton City Cemetery.   Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, the American Heart Assn. or the Eldred Baptist Church.   Condolences may be left online at:  

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