Reissener, Alaric Lee, Bridgeport, Michigan

Passed away Sunday, July 8, 2012, as a result of a pedestrian/car accident. Age 31 years. Alaric was born, August 12, 1980, and raised in Bridgeport (Saginaw), Michigan, where he attended Bridgeport High School. As a young man he enjoyed playing baseball and hockey in local leagues. He served in the U.S. Army from February 2003 until March of 2012, spending several years based in Hohenfels, Germany, as well as completing two tours in Afghanistan. He was a member of V.F.W. Post #2051 in Petoskey, Michigan. He was a wonderful son, brother and grandson. Surviving are his parents, Doug and Monica Reissener; his sister, Briana Reissener; his wife, Sabine Reissener-Schmid, Columbia, SC; his daughter, Robin Rose Barnes, Hemlock, MI; his grandparents, Leona Reissener; Jim and Mary Galmore, all of Petoskey, MI; his great grandmother, Annabel Galmore, East Jordan, MI; many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. His grandfather, Allen Reissener and his great grandfather, Tom Galmore, have predeceased him. A memorial service will take place on Monday, July 16, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 5700 Dixie Hwy. Rev. Michael Wesolek will officiate with Military honors provided by V.F.W. Post # 1859 and the U. S. Army. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the V.F.W. Post #2051, Petoskey, MI or the Aleda Lutz Veteran’s Adm. Medical Center for their patient’s comfort and welfare.