Stephen M. Rieckers 1949-2019
Thursday evening March 21, 2019 69-year-old Stephen M. Rieckers closed his eyes and went to be with his savior Jesus Christ and all his heavenly family. He died at home surrounded by his wife and children.
Nobody could tell a story quite like he could. He lived his life to the fullest and was happiest with his family and a fishing pole in hand. When he wasn’t fishing, he was on his tractor or playing one of his many guitars. He loved the old gospel hymns and old country westerns. Steve loved the Spokane area with its many lakes, mountains and forests. Being at home with his family and his dogs were the most important things to him, especially Sophie who was waiting at the rainbow bridge for him. He couldn’t wait for fishing season and to take his boat out, although in his younger years there wasn’t much fishing, just untangling the kids lines. He wouldn’t have had it any other way. More