News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 24, 2013

Max Emilio Reiche Sr.


TERRE HAUTE — Max Emilio Reiche Sr., of Terre Haute, passed away April 22, 2013, at 10:14 a.m.  He was born Oct. 13, 1928, to Otto Reiche and Maria De Las Nieves Ramirez, in Reconquista, Santa Fe, Argentina. Max attended St. Joseph University Parish. He enjoyed traveling and spending time with his wife Elsa.

Max is survived by his wife of 60 years, Elsa Polich Reiche; son, Max Emilio Reiche Jr. and wife Nanci; daughter, Graciela Fernandez and husband Oscar; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and one more on the way; and two sisters.  He is preceded in death by his parents and four brothers.

Honoring Max’s wishes, his family has chosen cremation. A private celebration of life will be scheduled for a later date. The family has entrusted Callahan-DeBaun Funeral Home, 2425 Wabash Ave., with making arrangements. Online condolences can be made at: