Mike’s memorial service will be10:30 a.m., Thursday, March 22nd at the funeral home. The family will greet friends immediately following the memorial service with a coffee time at the funeral home.
A private family inurnment will be held at the Newton Memorial Park Cemetery in Newton.
Memorials in Mike’s name (please make checks payable to Heather Wenzel) may be left at the funeral home. Memorials may also be mailed to the Wallace Family Funeral Home, please add, Attn: Reuwsaat Family on the envelope.
Mike, Michael A. “Poopa” Reuwsaat, the son of Edwin Andrew and Sandra Patricia Hurley Reuwsaat was born on January 24, 1955 in Newton, Iowa. He was a graduate of Newton High School in 1973. He also graduated from college.
Mike had played in the band Desperado in Newton. He enjoyed bowling, bow hunting and motorcycle trials. He had been a computer tech for Forbes Office Supply in Newton. Mike was currently doing landscaping for Carew Landscaping in Iowa City. He also was a DJ.
Mike died on Sunday, March 18, 2018, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Those left to honor Mike’s, “Poopa’s” memory are his daughter, Heather (Jody) Wenzel of Martensdale; six grandchildren, Cheyenne, Savanah and Montana Good; and Dakota, Keaton and Keeghan Wenzel; his great-granddaughter, Madison Good; brother, Matthew (Chris) Reuwsaat of Iowa City and sister, Sandra (Mark) Grunsted of Taylor, Missouri.