John Gilbert Reitmeier
Last updated 9/24/2020 at 11am
John Gilbert Reitmeier, age 79, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Sept. 19, 2020. John was born on March 19, 1941, in Spokane, Wash. to Harry and Theda Reitmeier.
John graduated from Cheney High School in 1959, their golden anniversary. After high school, John met his wife Judy through a mutual friend and they were married in June of 1964.
After marriage, John worked with his dad as a welder in his dad’s welding shop before switching careers to operate Texaco and Shell service stations. John spent the last 21 years operating his own small engine repair shop, “John’s Small Engine...