William G Rehse, 80 of Haw River NC, died on July the 26th, 2020 at home of natural causes.
He was born May 9th, 1940, im Moline, Illinois, the son of the late Ella and William Rehse. On January 15th, 1972 he married Janice Rose Stobbe, of Loup City, Nebraska, In Glenview, Illinois.
He graduated from DeVry Technical Institute in Chicago in 1961. He was employed by IBM for 39 years as an engineer and project manager, retiring in 2000 to take a position as sports director at Special Olympics in North Carolina. Since leaving Special Olympics in 2005, he has been doing volunteer communisty service work with Civitan International through the South Raleigh and Hawfields Civitan Clubs and IBM On Demand Community.
He was a member of South Raleigh and Hawfields Civitan Club and former president of South Raleigh Civitan. He was also a life member of the National Rifle Association.
His Daughter, Traci Rehse Gonet, son Randel Rehse, and brother, Robert Rehse survive him.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Special Olympics of North Carolina, 2200 Gateway Centre Blvd., Suite 201, Morrisvile, NC 27560-9122.
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