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Bob Reif 1940 - 2016
Bob Reif 1940 - 2016

CLAFLIN — Bob Reif, 76, died Dec. 19, 2016, at his home in Claflin. Born May 19, 1940, at Great Bend, he was the son of Frank and Magdaline (Hirsh) Reif. A lifetime Claflin resident, he was a teller at Community Bank of the Midwest in Great Bend.
Mr. Reif was a veteran of the United States Army. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Claflin.
Survivors include one sister, Donna Mackler of Centennial, Colo.; two nieces, Courtney D’Ovidio and Amy Lyon; and one great-nephew, Lucas D’Ovidio.
Vigil Service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27 at Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home in Hoisington. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Claflin with Father Terrance Klein celebrating. Burial will be in Claflin Cemetery. Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials have been established with Immaculate Conception Catholic Church or Claflin Ambulance Service, in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at

Funeral arrangements provided by
Nicholson Ricke Funeral Home*
415 N Main St.
Hoisington, KS 67544
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Dec. 27, 2016