Nicholas Casper RiegerFebruary 19, 1933 ~ August 18, 2017 (age 84)
Nicholas Casper Rieger, 84, of Roscommon passed away on Friday August 18, 2017 at Crawford Continuing Care in Grayling.
Nicholas was born on February 19, 1933 in Wyandotte, Michigan to George and Madeline (Sheitz) Rieger. He worked as a Mason for BASF Corporation from which he retired. Later, Nicholas worked as a janitor at St. Stanislaus Kostka and Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parishes in Wyandotte. On June 22, 1957 in Wyandotte, Nicholas was married to Frances Rose Bozzo. Nicholas enjoyed being a Boy Scout Leader.
Surviving Mr. Rieger are his loving wife of 60 years, Frances Rose Rieger of Roscommon; three sons, Steve (Ann) Rieger of Roscommon, Peter Rieger of Lincoln Park, and George (Brenda) Rieger of Prudenville; daughter, Frances (Bob) Moldenhauer of Marysville; six grandchidren, Jonathan, Andrew, Mary, Luke, Madeline, and David; five great grandchildren, Ella, Jasmine, Sierra, Peyton, and Andrew, Jr.; brother, George Rieger of Southgate; several nieces and nephews. Nicholas was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Jack Rieger; two sisters, Catherine and Anna; and grandson, Steven Rieger.
Funeral Services for Nicholas Casper Rieger will be conducted at 1:00 pm on Tuesday August 22, 2017 from Christler Funeral Home, Prudenville Chapel with Rev. Karen Henderlong officiating. Interment will be in Crestview Cemetery, Markey Township. Visitation will be held on Tuesday August 22, 2017 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at Christler Funeral Home, Prudenville Chapel. Memorial contributions in memory of Nicholas are asked to be directed to the charity of the donor's choice. Christler Funeral Home, Prudenville Chapel is serving the family. Condolences can be sent to the family online at www.christler-holdship.com