Luther W. Rehrig, 72, of Harrisburg, passed away Saturday, November 14, 2020.
Born in Palmerton, PA, on February 27, 1948, he was the son of the late Luther W. Rehrig, Sr. and Grace E. Kresge Rehrig.
Luther graduated in 1966 from Pleasant Valley High School in Brodheadsville, then received his bachelor’s degree in math secondary education from East Stroudsburg State College. Luther went on to work on his master’s degree at California State College. He worked as a teacher in the Harrisburg School District for 17 years. As a Corvette car dealer he owned Capital City Corvettes & Collector Cars in Harrisburg.
Luther was an avid Penn State fan. He had a passion for cars and motorcycles. His favorites were Corvettes, American muscle cars, Indian Motorcycles, and Harley Davidsons. He was also an active member of Living Water Community Church in Harrisburg.
He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Elizabeth M. Krause Rehrig, whom he married on July 22, 1972; three sons, Nathan L. Rehrig, husband of Jennifer of Charleston, SC, Jesse W. Rehrig of Charleston, SC, and Seth J. Rehrig of Harrisburg; and three grandchildren, Elaina E., Everly C., and Skylar G. Rehrig.
A viewing will be held in Living Water Community Church, 206 Oakleigh Avenue, Harrisburg on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 from 2:00 to 3:00PM. A celebration of Luther’s life will follow in the church with The Rev. Michael S. Leonzo, officiating.
Trefz & Bowser Funeral Home, Inc., 114 West Main Street, Hummelstown, is handling the arrangements.
Those desiring may send memorial contributions to Living Water Community Church, Oakleigh Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17111.