HANCOCK - Richard Reini, 75, of Hancock passed away unexpectedly on July 19, 2014, at Portage Hospital.
He was born on October 12, 1938, a son of William August and Julia (Piippo) Reini.
He was married to Patricia Tremblay on June 19, 1976.
He served in the U.S. Army and was a heavy equipment operator at Michigan Tech for 26 years.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Bill (Audrey) Reini.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia; two daughters, Laura Reini of Chassell and Jennifer Reini of Iron River; a sister, Marie (Bill) Appleberry of Warren, Michigan; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Visitation will be from 4 until 6 p.m. on Monday, July 28, in the Pearce Funeral Home in Lake Linden.