Dennis Richard Reiling, 73, of Churubusco, passed away on Monday, September 24, 2018, at Parkview Regional Medical Center.\n\nBorn in Fort Wayne, on February 9, 1945, to the late James and Madeline (Kissner) Reiling. He spent his formative years in Fort Wayne and graduated from North Side High School. After high school Dennis served in the United States Marine Corp during Vietnam.\n\nDennis was married to Linda Hutton in Fort Wayne, on November 30, 1968. The couple owned and operated the Watering Can Floral Shop in Churubusco. In addition to helping with the floral shop Dennis was a plumber and electrician.\n\nDennis is survived by his three children, Christina Reiling-Bingham, Timothy Reiling and Travis (Beverly) Reiling; three sisters, Linda (Reiling) Stacey, Janice (Joseph) Koorsen and Sharon Koogler; six grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.\n\nIn addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 44 years, Linda Reiling, on August 27, 2013.\n\nServices will take place at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home on Friday, September 28, 2018, at 11:00 AM, with calling one hour prior to the service.\n\nFamily will receive friends at the Funeral Home on Thursday, September 27, 2018, from 2:00 - 4:00 PM and 6:00 - 8:00 PM.\n\nBurial with Military Rites will take place at the Ege Catholic Cemetery.\n\nMemorials to may be directed to the Shepherd's House.\n\nOnline Guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.sheetsandchilds.com.