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Carla P. Reichenberg, 86

Carla P. Reichenberg, age 86, of Hastings, died Sunday, July 20, at the Augustana Care Center in Hastings.

Carla was born July 6, 1928, in Hastings to Carl and Freda (Herkenratt) Hankes. A 1946 graduate of Hastings High School, she married Aaron Reichenberg on Dec. 18, 1952, in Waukon, Iowa.

She was a long-time employee at Vermillion State Bank in Hastings. Carla was a member of the Hastings Chapter of Eastern Star for 50 years. She was a long time member of St. Luke's Episcopal Church and a much sought after vocalist for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Aaron; sisters, Marlene Olesen and JoAnne Kerstetter; and brother, Dale Hankes.

Carla is survived by her daughter, Ann (Kevin) Martin of Hastings; grandchildren, Aaron and Adam Ruikka, and Kelsey and Zachary Martin; siblings, Keith (Barb) Hankes, Janice Langenfeld, Pat Bauer, Lois (Tom) Soleim, Beth Hankes, Justin (Ginny) Hankes, Michael Hankes, and Linda (Bill) Hamman; also many nieces, nephews and friends.

The funeral service, officiated by Fr. Frank VanDeSteeg, will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 23, at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 615 Vermillion Street, Hastings. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at church. Interment will follow at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

Arrangements were made with Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings. 651-437-9419.