In Memory

Calvin Reinke


Rev. Calvin E. Reinke, 66, of Salina, passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. He was born July 27, 1952, in Lincoln, Neb., to Gilbert and Eleanor (Good) Reinke. He was a faithful servant of God’s Word at Christ the King Lutheran Church. Before being called to Salina, Rev. Reinke served congregations in Nebraska, Michigan, Missouri, and Kansas. 

Rev. Reinke is survived by: his wife of almost 39 years, Pam; children, Emily Acker (Eric), and Simon Reinke (Lindsay); sister, Cassie McMahan; grandchildren, Leo, Silas, Gilbert, and Natalie; nieces and nephews, Ben (Melissa), Daniel (Tiffany), Sarah (Greg), Derek, Evan, Scarlett, Adelyn, Olivia, and Eleanor. 

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, at Christ the King Lutheran Church.

Memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, at Christ the King Church, with burial in Lincoln Neb. 

Memorials to: Tammy Walker Cancer foundation, Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Joint Seminary Fund, American Cancer Society, or Christ the King Lutheran Church, in care of Ryan Mortuary, Salina.