Jerome “Jerry” Reichenbach Jr. was born Sept. 14, 1981, in Charleston, S.C. He went to be with our Lord Monday morning, Aug. 1, 2011, at the age of 29. Jerry was the son of Jerome (Jerry) Reichenbach and Kimberly (Kim) Barta. He attended school at Prairie Elementary, Middle and High School.
On June 28, 2008, he married Erika Ellingson in Lawrence, Kan. They lived in Lawrence until Erika completed college, and then moved to Tucson, Ariz., to be closer to Jerry’s mother, Kim. Jerry and Erika just recently moved back to Iowa and took up residence in Des Moines.