Reinhard Rieger
Roland & Reinhard
Roland & Reinhard, May 1979
Death is a commingling of eternity with time; in the death of a good man, eternity is seen looking through time.

—Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Reinhard Rieger died on Wednesday, October 11, 2006.

In his life, Reinhard touched many of us. He was a mentor, teacher, advisor, colleague, and friend.

Bruce Duncan has arranged for a commemorative paver for him at Sigma Xi, and has generously paid for it up front. Those who wish to contribute to this should contact Bruce at

Benches and pavers at Sigma Xi
For more pictures of the commemorative pavers at Sigma Xi, visit the pictures page.

Anecdotes & Memories

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Memories page
(updated 11/09/2006)
|  Photo page
 (updated 11/01/2006)