Wayne Reinke, age 41, of Homerville, passed suddenly Monday, March 4, 2013. He was born December 9, 1971 in Medina. Wayne was a self-employed mechanic who had a great knowledge of cars. He participated in many Demolition Derbies at local county fairs statewide. Wayne enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping and playing poker. He was an avid sports fan and was a loyal Dodge enthusiast.
Wayne was the beloved fiancée of Leah Stephens; loving father of Nattalee Scheiman; dear son of Dan Reinke; brother of William Reinke and Pam Smith (Dan); uncle of Cassie Jones and Hailey, Danielle and Dakota Smith; and great-uncle of Christopher. He is also survived by his faithful cats Molly and Dodger.
He was preceded in death by his mother Catherine (Carter) Reinke.
Services will be held Saturday, March 9, 7:30 p.m., Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina. Pastor Chris Cahill will officiate. Family will receive friends Saturday from 2-7:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to Waite & Son Funeral Home in Wayne’s memory.