John Philip Rheinecker, 38, of Waterloo, IL, died July 18, 2017, in St. Louis, MO. He was born May 29, 1979, in Belleville, IL.
He is survived by his wife Jamie Rheinecker (nee Frazier); children Jadeyn Lee Rheinecker & Jolee Clare Rheinecker; mother Donna L. Rheinecker (nee Day); sisters & brothers Jeff Rheinecker, Bob (Debbie) Rheinecker, Barbara Rheinecker, JoAnn Rheinecker (Rick Sago), & Lyn (Kim) Ahne; aunts; uncles; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
He is preceded in death by his father Philip L. Rheinecker.
John was a Minor League Baseball player for the Oakland A's, Major League Baseball player for the Texas Rangers, attended Missouri State, graduate of Gibault High School, and a truck driver for Gregson Trucking.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Life Network - Waterloo
2 PM to 8 PM Friday, July 21, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
9 AM until time of service Saturday St. Augustine of Canterbury Church in Hecker, IL
10 AM Saturday, July 22, 2017 at St. Augustine of Canterbury Church in Hecker, IL
Father Von Deeke officiating
Interment at St. Augustine Cemetery in Hecker, IL