Nov. 8, 2016 – Boltonville, WI – Edward “Bump” G. Reul, age 77, passed away on Monday, November 7, 2016. He was born on January 9, 1939 in Boltonville, WI to Edward and Amanda (nee Klahn) Reul. He graduated Random Lake High School in 1957 and then went into the U.S. Navy for two years.
He married Eileen (nee Chesak) Reul on November 28, 1959 at Holy Trinity Church in Newburg, WI. He worked for the Gehl Company and then retired from the Washington County Highway Department.
Edward is survived by his loving wife Eileen, of 57 years; Annette (Al) Schmitt, Chris Bates, Gail (Jeff) Esselmann; grandchildren Adam Bates, Ryan (Jenni) Esselmann, Emily Bates, Tyler Esselmann; great-grandson Jack; sister Doris Krahn, Jean (Al) Ripley; sister-in-law Betty Reul; brother-in-law Michael (Karen) Chesak. He is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Edward is preceded in death by his parents, grandson Nicholas Bates, sisters Lavern (Roy) Remich, Mildred (Orin) Donath, Bernice (Leo) Kastner, Inez (Vernon) Staege, brother Howard and Marvin Reul, brothers-in-law Adrian Krahn, Karl Chesak.
Private services were held.