Peter Reisewitz, 80, of Lenox passed away peacefully Wednesday, Oct. 30. Peter was born Sept. 21, 1939, in Koenigsberg, Germany, to the late Walter and Herta Reisewitz. Peter was a plumber by trade, owning his own business in Bethel, Connecticut, where he raised his family with wife Isabel Reisewitz. He enjoyed playing tennis, swimming, chess and spending time with his grandchildren. Peter kept up his positive spirit and great sense of humor throughout his life despite his long battle with muscular dystrophy.
Peter is survived by his two daughters, Kimberly Nyklicek and Annelore Reisewitz; his son, Mark Reisewitz; and three grandchildren. Peter was predeceased by his beloved wife, Isabel; and his companion later in life, Joan Colwell.
Per Peter’s wishes all services will be private. Donations in Peter’s memory may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Foundation. To share memories and stories, visit rochefuneralhome.com.