Myles P. Reichling, age 24 of rural Mineral Point, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018 at his home. He was born on Feb. 12, 1993 in Darlington, as the son of Patrick and Diane (Jacobson) Reichling. Myles graduated from Mineral Point High School in 2011 and later went on to receive his degree in Agricultural Business from Southwest Technical College in Fennimore in 2013. He grew up and lived in rural Mineral Point his whole life. Following his graduation, he farmed with his Dad and uncles, Tom and Joe, and his grandpa David on Reichling Farms. Myles also showed his passion for selling trucks as he operated “Reichy Auto Sales”.
Myles is survived by his parents: Patrick and Diane Reichling of rural Mineral Point; two sisters: Whitney (Nate) Reichling-Runde of Belmont and McKenna Reichling at home; one brother: Ryan Reichling at home; his beloved dog: Charlie; maternal grandmother: Marjorie Lee of Darlington; paternal grandfather: David Reichling of Darlington; three nieces: Alea Reichling, Reese and Claire Runde, all of Belmont; He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfathers: Roger “Trig” Lee and Carl Jacobson, Jr., and his paternal grandmothers: Donna Reichling and Joann Reichling.
Myles was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Darlington. Myles subbed in pool leagues and also bowled league at Midway Lanes in rural Mineral Point. He loved boating at Yellowstone Lake, snowmobiling, riding his Harley, and took a keen interest in trucks and sports cars. Myles cherished his family and the memories they created together. He will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by his family and friends.
A Time of Family Remembrance will be held Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church (104 E. Harriet Street, Darlington) with Rev. Joji Reddy officiating. Burial will be in Holy Rosary Cemetery. A visitation was held Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church where a rosary was prayed at 4:00 p.m. A visitation will also be held Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at the church. The Erickson Funeral Home in Darlington is serving the family. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.ericksonfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Myles’s name.