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Alijah J Reinhardt

Alijah J Reinhardt

Alijah J. Reinhardt, age 22 of Plum City, died unexpectedly Friday, December 17, 2021 at his home in Plum City.

Alijah was born on October 12, 1999 in Durand. He was the son of Gerald “Butch” and Jeannie (Larson) Reinhardt. Alijah grew up in the Arkansaw, Porcupine Valley and Plum City area. He graduated from Plum City High School in 2018. After high school, Alijah took a job for Phillips Medisize in Menomonie, where he worked until recently.

Alijah enjoyed baseball, whether it was watching or playing. He also liked spending time outdoors, hunting, fishing, 4-wheeling, snowmobiling, celebrating the 4th of July and spending time at the family farm. Alijah enjoyed trips to Montana to see family and special fishing trip to Wyoming with family and friends.

Alijah is survived by his parents, Butch and Jeannie of Plum City; siblings, Alexis and Aliyas, both at home; exchange student sister, Manon “Frenchie” Luquand of France; maternal grandfather, Gordy Larson of Arkansaw; maternal uncle and aunt, Jeremy Malori Larson of Arkansaw; paternal uncle and aunt, Paul and Kathy Bechel of Plum City; cousins, Azalyn Larson; Laura Bechel; and Michael (Adrienne) Bechel; great aunts and uncles, Patty Reinhardt; Joyce Komisar; Gary and Edith Ruff and Myrna and Dale Johnson; other relatives and many friends. He is preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Linda (Ruff) Larson and paternal grandparents, Gerald and Elda Reinhardt.

A Celebration of Life will be held at the Orton Room at the Corral Bar & Restaurant in Durand on Sunday January 2, 2022 from 2:00PM-5:00PM.

Rhiel Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Durand, is serving the family.


  1. Michelle Endl

    I am so sorry for your loss. I can't even begin to imagine what you are going through. My family also wants to extend their condolences to you and your family.

  2. Debbie Baier

    Deepest sympathy to you and your family, Gerald and Jeannie. I'm so sorry to hear about Alijah. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  3. Jill R Kegler

    I am So Very Sorry!! I can't imagine what you're going threw.. My thoughts and Prayers are with you and your Family.

  4. John and Judy Parr

    Sorry to hear your loss hugs to all

  5. Darla Pittman

    Butch & Jeanne -
    So very sorry to hear of your loss. It is always hard to lose a loved one but especially a child. My prayers & thoughts are with you during this stressful time. May you find comfort in knowing that Alijah is in God's hands and very much at peace.

  6. Tammy and Kenny Lampro

    We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Please let us know if you need anything.

  7. Kay Longsdorf

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you mourn the loss of your loved one. Kay and Denny

  8. Dorothy Shannon

    so sad to hear of your loss

  9. Troy & Becky Gates

    Our thoughts are with your family. Please let us know if you needs anything. We are here for you.

  10. Steve and Mary Abel

    We are so sorry for your loss. Sending our love and prayers.

  11. Edna Utter

    I am so sorry. My thought’s and prayers are with you.
    Edna Utter

  12. Edna Utter

    I am so sorry. My thought’s and prayers are with you.
    Edna Utter

  13. Lugene Martin

    My condolences to the family and friends of Elijah. I pray for strength and comfort during your time of grief. God wrap his arms around you. ???? ???? ????

  14. June Baker

    Prayers to all. So sorry.

  15. Dorothy Shannon

    thinking of the family in this time of loss

  16. JoAnn Flatjord

    I am So sorry for your loss. Sending prayers and condolences to your family .

  17. Sandy Larson

    Butch & Jeannie I am so sorry for the loss of your son, Alijah. Prayers go out to oyour

    Butch & Jeannie, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your son, Alijah.
    Prayers for you & your Family!
    Sandy Larson

  18. Wayne John and Patty

    Our Deepest Sympathy goes out you and your family. Our prayers are with you

  19. Audrey Ryan

    Hugs and prayers to all

  20. thomas biles


  21. Vicki Dillard

    We are so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers for comfort and peace.
    Love, Kyle & Vicki

  22. Vicci Hutter Rosenberg

    So sorry to hear of your loss. God bless all!!

  23. Brent noah

    Fly high and rest in peace

  24. Clark Jr. William

    SO sorry for your loss????

  25. Barb Werlein

    Butch and Jeannie, so sorry for your loss. I just lost my husband to cover. But losing someone so young is even worse. Please know my thoughts and prayers of peace are with you and family.

  26. Connie weiss

    Sorry for your loss.You are in our thoughts and prayers.Hugs to all.

  27. Patti Gould

    Our hugs and prayers are with you now and for the days ahead. Our deepest sympathy to you all.

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