Lawrence H. Rehill, 90, of Decatur, IN passed away Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at the Hospice Home in Ft. Wayne. Lawrence was born in Boston, Mass. on February 23, 1928 to the late James H. and Cordelia (Durocher) Rehill. On August 7, 1971, Lawrence married Margaret A. Schmitt.
He was a parishioner of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church and a member of its Holy Name Society. He taught for 40 years including St. Joseph's High School in Parkridge, N.J. and Ridgewood High School in Ridgewood, N.J. before retiring from teaching.
Lawrence is survived by his wife of 47 years, Margaret A. Rehill of Decatur; two sons, James (Sondra) Rehill of Portland, OR and Dennis (Katherine) Rehill and son, Liam of Seattle, WA; a daughter, Margaret Mary Rehill of New York. Lawrence was preceded in death by two brothers and a sister.
Visitation will be from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Thursday, August 9, 2018 at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home, with a reciting of the Holy Rosary at 4:30 p.m.
A 10:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, August 10, 2018 at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, with calling 1 hour prior from 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. in the Parish Hall. Father Dave Ruppert will be officiating and burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
Memorials are to Visiting Nurse of NE Indiana or St. Joseph Catholic School.