David Lee Reisinger, 70, of Dixon, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 5, 2012, at University of Chicago, Hyde Park. He worked for the United States Post Office for 28 years prior to his retirement.
David was born May 1, 1942 in Dixon, the son of Leo Laverne and Ruth (Thompson) Reisinger. He married Carole Ledine on February 1, 1969 at the Dixon Church of the Brethren. He served the Lord faithfully at the Dixon Church of the Brethren where he was board chairman, deacon, Sunday school teacher, and Bible study leader. He was an avid fan of the Cleveland Browns, Indians, and Cavaliers. He was a member of the American Legion. David coached and managed many baseball teams throughout the years, played on numerous baseball teams, and he enjoyed gardening.
Survivors include his wife Carole of Dixon; two sons, David (Amanda) Reisinger of Stillman Valley and Joseph (Lisa) Reisinger of Rockford; three grandsons, Jacob Reisinger of Rockford, Joshua Reisinger and Brandon Reisinger, both of Stillman Valley; one brother, Clifford (Sharon) Reisinger of Dixon; and one sister, Barbara Boyer of Morrison.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother-in-law, Rich Boyer.
Visitation will be 1-4:00 p.m., Sunday, December 9, 2012, at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home, Dixon. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, December 10, at the Dixon Church of the Brethren with the Rev. Marty Creager, pastor, officiating. Burial will be at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Dixon.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established to the Dixon Church of the Brethren.