Della R. Reith, 63, Syracuse, passed away at 8:15 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana in Fort Wayne. She was born on April 12, 1956, in Goshen, to Bennie P. and Donna Marie (Haggerty) Morse.
She was a lifetime Syracuse area resident and attended Wawasee High School in Syracuse. She formerly worked at Eagles Lodge as a cook for 17 years and Cocinoros both in Syracuse.
She was a member of Eagles Lodge in Syracuse.
She is survived by two sons: Jeremiah Reith of Syracuse and Joshua Reith of Granger; six grandchildren; and two great-grandsons: five sisters: Becky Barraza of New Braunfels, Texas; Peggy (Don) Caudill of Goshen; Beverly (James) Phillips of Edwardsburg, Mich.; Renee (James) Hamilton of Elkhart; and Kay Caudill of Syracuse; two brothers: Christopher Smith of Warsaw and Bennie Morse of Goshen
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd 15, Warsaw. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held at noon on Saturday, Aug. 31, at the Syracuse Eagles Lodge, 12889 N. Kern Rd., Syracuse. Private burial will take place in the Syracuse Cemetery.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Della Reith Funeral Fund, c/o Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, IN 46567. To send condolences to the family in memory of Della Reith, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com