REINHART, WILLIAM "BILL" JR., 61, passed away Thursday, December 22, 2011 after a long battle with cancer.
He was a produce merchandiser for the Kroger Co. where he worked for 37 years. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a previous member of the American Cancer Society and St. Brigid Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his father, William Reinhart, Sr.; a sister, Priscilla McLochlin; and a sister-in law, Patricia Lynch.
He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Lynch Reinhart; three daughters, Angela Garcia (Jeff), Jo Krimple (Jeff), and Robin West (Chris); his mother, Vida Rose; brother, Martin (Jennifer); sisters, Cheryl Hatfield (Terry), Caryl Kolter (Scott). He also leaves to behind eight grandchildren, Wesley, Natalie, Emily, Shelby, Christopher, Joseph, Adam and Sam who never ceased to amuse him. He also had many nieces and nephews who he thought the world of.
His funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Ratterman Brothers Funeral Home, 3711 Lexington Road, with burial in St. Michael's Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial gifts may be made to The Healing Place 1020 West Market Street Louisville, KY 40202-2630
Published in The Courier-Journal from December 27 to December 29, 2011