Wesley James Rein, age 12, of Gladstone passed away on Sunday, June 22, 2014 as a result of four wheeler accident.
Wesley was born December 21, 2001 in Escanaba, the son of Dale and Hollie (Andersen) Rein Jr. Wesley Rein was a normal 12 year old boy. A normal boy with hopes and plans to play football, get good grades in school, play with his friends all summer, eat ice cream, and build his trailer for his 4 wheeler. But Wes was also more than that. Much more than that. He was a 12 year old that saved up and paid half for his own chainsaw. He loved working in the woods with his Grandpa Rein. He loved to drive big equipment, tractors and skidders and anything else with a motor. Wes at the age of 12, knew more about hard work than many well older than him. He was a genuine
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I believe Wesley to be absent from the body and present with the Lord just as 2 Corinthians 5:6-8 states. God bless you and comfort you at this very sad time in your life.
Kathryn Johnson - AuTrain, MI
Although I don’t know you, nor did I know Wesley, my heart aches for you, and I will be keeping you in my prayers.
Patty Martin DeGrave - Rapid River, MI
I did not know Wesley, but I am deeply sorry to his family for this terrible loss. I, too, lost my son in a car accident, 32 years ago today. (June 26th) My heart goes out to all of you.
I am so sorry for your loss. Words can only try to express the sympathy for your family. You are all in my prayers. -Jon Janczewski
Kortney - Gladstone, MI
I remember his laugh. His laugh in the hallways and his laugh in the classroom, His laugh summed up into a million words and feelings. I’ll never forget him or his laugh.
Maryce Farrell - Rapid River, MI
Thinking of all the family at this tragic time. My heartfelt sympathy.
Keith & Liz Kermeen - Escanaba, MI
Our hearts, love, and prayers are with you.
Robert Janczewski - Armstrong Creek , WI
Wesley you ill be missed by all. I will always remember the wet willys you gave me when I went to your Grandma and Grandpas house. You and your family are in our prayers. Love Uncle Bob and Auntie Christy.
Michelle (Matter) Casey - Millersburg, PA
My deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to the Rein family, at this time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Jackie, Rylee, Zac & Karlee Hughes - Gladstone , MI
Your family has our deepest sympathy, may the memories of his life stay with you forever and may God give you the strength to cope.
Julie Aschbacher - Gladstone, MI
I was his speech-language pathologist in his early elementary grades. Wesley was the sweetest, kindest boy and I remember well his cute little smirk!! My heart is with you, as I too, have lost a little boy. Many prayers are with you, draw strength!
Susan Farrell - Naples, FL
Heartfelt condolences for your loss of this young man, much too early in his life. May your memories of his wonderful existence keep you strong.
Jessica Anderson-Gartland - Wilson, Mi
My deepest heartfelt sympathy to you all.
Myra Heslip - Escanaba, MI
My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time
Sammi Young and Family - Brampton, Mi
Thinking of you…so very sorry for your loss. Sending Prayers, and hugs to yous.
Dominic Young - Brampton, MI
Wesley, you were a great man, and your memory will always live inside me. Sorry to the family, I can’t imagine the pain, but be sure God has accepted a great man into heaven.
Paulette Larson - Escanaba, MI
What a beautiful tribute. Wesley was a student of mine in first grade. He had the sweetest smile and was one of the nicest kids you would ever meet. Heaven may have a new angel, but we lost one here on Earth. May God protect you, Wesley, and watch over your family and friends at this difficult time. Prayers for comfort and peace.
Cheryl Wilcox Patrick - Rock, MI
My deepest sympathies to Wesley’s Family and Friends.
Jayme (Lauscher) Cannon - Jacksonville Beach, FL
I am so very sorry for your loss – I cannot image the heartache. I hope you feel comfort knowing how many people are thinking of you and your family not only in the UP, but across the US. May this sweet boy rest in peace and live on through all who loved him.
Barbara Bricker - Escanaba, Mi
So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to you all… 🙁
Paul and Kathy Dollhopf - Gladstone, MI
Robbed so short in years, but great memories in your hearts. Loss of what might have been, and a joy from what he became in 12 years. Our sympathies.
Jessi & Clayton Castor and family - Gladstone, MI
What a beautiful tribute for your son! Our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends. May God give you the strength during this tragic time. God Bless and we will continue to pray for your family.
Anonymous - ESCANABA, MI
So sorry to hear bout your loss. God now has a great man in heaven to watch over all of the “Little Angels.” You will always remember him in your hearts and souls. Rest in peace.
Cory, Angela and Kayton Gagnon - Brampton, MI
So sorry for your loss. Lots of love and prayers for you all.
Laurie - Gladstone , MI
I do not know you or your family but this is truely sad to read having a 14 year old I can not imagine the pain all I can do is pray for you and your family that God will see you through my blessing too all
Laurie Van Damme - Gwinn, MI
Im sorry to have never had the pleasure to meet this fine young man, may his memories hold true forever. You all have my deepest sympathy.
brian moravec - escanaba, MI
I am so sorry to hear of this tragic loss. we feel so sad for all of you, and completely helpless as you go through the grieving process. you are all in our prayers.
I do not know your family, but to the parents, siblings, family and friends HUGSSS, you are all in my thoughts and prayers today and always! Stay strong, let the tears flow as they come… HUGSSSfrom a mom with a baby girl in Heaven