Reid Strege, 68, of Bay City, Texas, formerly of Milbank, SD, died at his home on October 22, 2020.
All friends and family are invited to attend the graveside memorial service on Saturday, June 26, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at the Milbank Cemetery. Following the service lunch will be held at Living Word Lutheran Church.
In case of inclement weather the service will be held at Living Word Lutheran Church, 101 Northridge Ave, Milbank, SD.
Reid Wynne Strege was born on August 6, 1952, in Milbank to Robert Strege and Darlene Strege Eide. He attended school in Milbank and graduated in 1970; he then attended SDSU. During his time in school, he was involved in sports and especially enjoyed playing football as a linebacker and fullback, as well as basketball.
He was a member of Emanuel Lutheran Church. He faithfully attended church, Sunday school, youth group, and was confirmed in 1967.
After school, Reid began working in the redi-mix concrete business in various locations in the United States. Later, he began working for Conoco-Phillips Petroleum near Bay City, Texas. He worked there until his retirement. Reid enjoyed spending time with his friends, snowmobiling, and riding his motorcycle. Reid was a friend to everyone.
Reid is survived by his daughter, Melody Garrison (Neil); three grandchildren: Jennica, Abigail, and Jonathan Garcia; his father, Robert Strege; one brother, Steven Strege (Vicki); and several nieces and nephews.
Reid was preceded in death by his wife, DeLores Castleman Strege; his mother, Darlene Eide; his step-mother, Mary Strege; step-father, J.J. Eide; grandparents: Fred and Elsie Strege, and Ted and Clara Bunting.