Stephen “Todd” Rech

Stephen “Todd” Rech

Stephen T. “Todd” Rech, 28, of Platteville, died Wednesday, July 4, 2012.

Memorial services will be 4:00 p.m. Sunday, July 15, 2012 at the Lancaster United Methodist Church. Chaplin Renee Thomas will officiate. Private family burial will be held at a later date. Friends may call from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Sunday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Stephen T. “Todd” Rech Memorial Fund. Online condolences may be made at The Melby-Bendorf Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, is serving the family.

Todd was born on March 18, 1984 in Lancaster, the son of Stephen A. and Susan D. (Noble) Rech. Todd loved sports, especially the Brewers and the Packers. He enjoyed fishing, four wheeling, gaming, music, going on trips, animals, and being outdoors. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He was able to make a joke out of any situation; he had a great sense of humor.

He is survived by his girlfriend of six years, Katie Withrow of Platteville; sister, Erin (Jason) Wehrle of Fennimore; brother, Patrick (Miranda Tracy) Rech of Lancaster; nieces and nephew, Emma and Jacob Wehrle and Bonnie Rech; extended family, Jim, Janice, Jacob, Emilie, and Luke Withrow of Platteville, and many other family members. He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.