In memory of
Steve James Reiff
Steve was born on June 25, 1947 and passed away on Saturday, November 2, 2019.
His formative years were spent in South Whitley, where he worked alongside his father and grandfather on the family farm, enjoyed taking part in 4H and FFA, was a member on the high school basketball and track teams and later graduated from South Whitley High School in 1965, where he met the love of his life, Doris.
Their marriage began with Steve joining the United States Army reserves, with his basic training calling him to Oklahoma where Doris followed him.
Keeping his articulating boom trucks busy, he added tree trimming and removal. The funeral service is 10 a.m. Friday at Smith & Sons Funeral Home, Columbia City. Burial is at the South Whitley Cemetery. Visitation is 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
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