Steven Reeg

Steven Carlyle Reeg, 58, of Waukon, formerly of Monona, died at his home surrounded by his loving wife and children after a courageous battle with cancer Thursday, August 20, 2015. There will be a private family burial at a later date.
Steven Carlyle Reeg was born December 2, 1956 in Bellevue to Carlyle and Betty (Siegele) Reeg. He was baptized at St. John Lutheran Church in St. Donatus and confirmed at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Monona. Steven graduated from MFL High School in Monona in 1975. He was united in marriage to Jolene Berg November 10, 1979 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Waukon.
Steven was a dairy, hog and agricultural farmer. In 1999, he began working for Design Homes along with continuing to crop farm. He moved to the town of Monona in 2009 and continued to work at Design Homes until spring of this year.
He was an avid Iowa Hawkeye and Minnesota Viking fan, one of the highlights of his life was going to see the Minnesota Vikings play in person. He enjoyed taking care of his flowers, fishing, playing cards and going on vacation with Jolene to Branson, MO. Most of all, Steve loved spending time with his family and friends. He was a former member of the Monona Jaycees and a current member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Monona.
Steve is survived by his wife, Jolene; two daughters, Teresa Reeg of Waukon and Shelly (Jay) Pendleton of Monona; his parents, Carlyle and Betty Reeg of Monona; one sister, Sandy Caya of St. Olaf; five brothers-in-law, Jeff Berg, Kyle Berg, Steve (Mary) Berg, Scott (Nancy) Berg and Eric (Margo) Berg; one sister-in-law, Kathy Tauber; many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews; a great niece; a great nephew; and several cousins.
Steve was preceded in death by his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Don and Doriene Berg; his sister-in-law, Peggy Berg; and his brother-in-law, Daniel Caya.
Condolences may be left at Leonard-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Monona assisted the family with arrangements.