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Donald I. Reynolds May 21, 1946 - Sept. 24, 2008

RENVILLE -- Donald Irvin Reynolds, 62, of Renville, died Wednesday at his home.

The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at First Lutheran Church in Renville. Burial will be in the Belview City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Dirks-Blem Funeral Home in Renville and for one hour prior to the services at the church.

He was born May 21, 1946, in Echo to Eldon and Arlene (Gibbs) Reynolds. He grew up on a farm near Echo. He served in the U.S. Army from 1965 until 1967 and in the Army Reserve until 1969.

He married Beverly Werkman on April 5, 1969, in Ruthton. He worked various jobs until 1975 when he began working for Southern Minnesota Sugar Beet Cooperative.

He is survived by his children: Michelle (and Jason) Young of Renville, Angella (and Mark) Miller of Sacred Heart, Chad (and Becky) Reynolds of Renville, 11 grandchildren; his mother of Redwood Falls; siblings: Shirley (and Eugene) Engstrom of Redwood Falls, Nancy Hirman of St. Cloud and Steven (and Toni) Reynolds of Dawson.

He was preceded in death by his father.