David Rieniets, 50, died peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at his home surrounded by family and friends. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at S.S. Peter and Paul Lutheran Church in rural Monticello, where friends may call after 10 a.m. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery at a later date. A celebration of life will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Wolfey's in Hopkinton. Goettsch Funeral Home has taken David and his family into their care. Thoughts, memories and condolences may be left at www.goettschonline.com.
Survivors include his wife, Izzy; his mother, Judy Rieniets; his grandmother, Darleen Fieselman; aunts and uncles, Sala and Jerry Knipfer, Sally and Lawrence Brewer and Terry Salyers; and many cousins and good friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Donald; grandparents, George and Effie Rieniets and Ross Stanley King Sr.; and aunts, Sandy Fieselman, Elizabeth Roller and Georgia Lowry.
David Stanley Rieniets was born July 1, 1968, in the John McDonald Hospital in Monticello. He was the son of Donald and Judy King Rieniets. Dave graduated from Monticello community schools. He went to work at Cascade Die Mold and worked there until 2014, when he started farming full time. David married Maria Izabel Garcia on April 17, 2007, in Sedona, Ariz.
Dave loved mudding, demo derbies, stock car racing, working on cars and spending time with family and friends. He loved his farm and cows, being outside in nature and hunting.