Richard "Dick" Norbert Rehmann, 70, of Fowler, MI, passed into Eternal Life Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at home surrounded by his family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Fowler, MI, on Monday, February 22, 2021 at 10:30 A.M., with Rev. Fr. Dennis Howard presiding and Rev. Fr. Mathias Thelen concelebrating and giving the homily. Burial will follow at Most Holy Trinity Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 21, 2021 from 2-8 P.M. with family present from 2-4 & 6-8 P.M. at Smith Family Funeral Homes - Goerge Chapel, Fowler, MI. A Rosary will begin at 7:00 P.M. on Sunday at the funeral home.
Dick was born in St. Johns, MI on May 15, 1950, the son of John and Germaine (Thelen) Rehmann. He graduated from Rodney B. Wilson High School with the class of 1969.
On June 23, 1973, Dick married Debra "Debbie" Ann Fedewa at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Fowler. They were blessed with 47 years of marriage, 5 children, and 17 grandchildren.
Dick served his country in the Army National Guard. He was a corrections officer for the State of Michigan for 21 years and drove school bus for Fowler Public Schools for many years. Dick was a member of Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
Dick liked to travel all over the country visiting national parks and historical sites. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle and snowmobile. Dick was a devoted husband and adored his wife. He loved his family and his greatest joy was spending time with them.
Dick is survived by his wife Debbie, 5 children: Michael Rehmann of Middleton, Jeffrey (Cheryl) Rehmann of Westphalia, Kenneth (Kathryn) Rehmann of Fowler, Jennifer (Aaron) Stoudt of Marquette, and Brian (Becky) Rehmann of Fowler; 17 grandchildren: Nathan, Andrew, Benjamin, Elizabeth, Jacob and Matthew Rehmann; Sydney, Mason, Bryce, and Ashlyn Rehmann; Emerson and Ellis Stoudt; Michaela, Olivia, William, Ethan, and Katherine Rehmann. He is also survived by 7 siblings: Karen (George) Baxter, James (Robyn) Rehmann, Robert (Susan) Rehmann, Mary Beth (Kenneth) Baese, Gery (Sheila) Rehmann, Daniel (Myra) Rehmann, and Jane (Steven) Cleland, and sisters-in-law: Linda (Robert) Shannon, Cheryl (Gerry) Arens, and Colleen (Terry) Organek. Dick was preceded in death by his parents, father and mother in law Stephen and Martha Fedewa, and brother-in-law Daniel Fedewa.
Memorials may be made to Most Holy Trinity Educational Trust Fund, 545 N. Maple St. Fowler, MI 48835. Online condolences may be made at www.smithfamilyfuneralhomes.com. The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes - Goerge Chapel, Fowler, MI.
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