Jeffrey V. Reisch, Sr., 74, of Bay St. Louis, MS passed away on July 4, 2018. ( Out with a Bang). Jeff is preceded in death by his parents Erston Reisch Sr. and Mary V. Reisch. Jeff is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Mrs. Gay Reisch, his five children, Jeffrey V. Reisch Jr. (Tientse), James A. Reisch, Christopher B. Reisch (Megan), Jonathan M. Reisch (Nova), Jaimie A. Reisch (Jay). His 10 wonderful grandchildren as well as one on the way. Brother Erston Reisch Jr. (Karen), and sisters, Irene Grundy (Edwin) and Mary Reisch.
Jeff was born in New Orleans, LA on August 21, 1943. He graduated high school from Chamberlain Hunt Military Academy in Port Gibson, MS. He attended Southeastern University in Hammond, LA. He was a member of Louisiana National Guard. He relocated 36 years ago to Bay St. Louis, MS where he opened and operated Speedy Printing. He was a member of Our Lady of the Gulf Church. He was actively involved in his children’s lives, including being a Webelos Cub Scout director at St. Clare Catholic Church. He was a member of Bay Waveland Yacht Club, where he was an avid Lightning sailor. He held a private pilot’s license which also allowed him to fly his Beechcraft plane.
The family would like to give special recognition to Notre Dame Hospice and staff as well as Kelly Sharkey for their care and services.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday July 11, 2018 from 10:30am- 11:00am with mass at 11:00am at Our Lady of the Gulf Church in Bay St. Louis, MS. Interment to follow at St. Mary’s cemetery.
Southern MS Funeral Services is proud to serve the Reisch family.