Garrett Dale Rinehart, 34, Oswego, Ill., died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2003, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, Ill., from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
A native of Park Ridge, Ill., born Jan. 8, 1969, he was the son of Dale and Marilyn Pratt Rinehart.
He was a 1987 graduate of Hoffman Estates High School and a 1991 graduate of Purdue University’s School of Engineering, where he earned a degree in computer/electrical engineering. He was a member of Oswego Presbyterian Church, where he served as a deacon, American Motorcycle Club and Brave Heart Tours.
Survivors besides his parents include his wife of 10 years, the former Melissa Williams, formerly of Ramsey; twins, Stephanie and Samuel Rinehart, at home; a brother, Miles Rinehart of DeKalb, Ill., and a sister, Jennifer Wilson of Hayden, Conn.
Funeral: Monday, Nov. 24, at Oswego Presbyterian Church.
Officiants: The Revs. Terry Hennessey and Leon Aalberts.
Arrangements: McKeown-Dunn Funeral Home LTD in Oswego.
The family suggests memorial gifts to an educational fund set up for his children: Educational Fund, P.O. Box 665, Oswego, IL 60543-0665.