Husband of Joi Electa

Person's Name: 
Dwight Reisinger

Dwight 'Dite' Reisinger, age 61, of Silver Bay, MN,  passed away on Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at Solvay Hospice House in Duluth. Dwight’s dear wife, Joi Electa was at his side.

In 2013, Dwight was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. ALS is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that has no known cure, nor are its' causes well understood. Joi was his loving and dedicated full-time caregiver throughout his illness.

Dwight graduated high school in Silver Bay and lived most of his life there.

He is preceded in death by his parents, John 'Jack' and Lillian (Brown) Reisinger, and his brother, Mike Reisinger.

He is survived by his wife, Joi; a son, Daniel Reisinger of Arizona; stepsons, Mike and Troy Baker of North Dakota, as well as three grandchildren.

A gathering to celebrate Dwight's life was held on Sunday, February 16, 2014.

Memorials preferred to Dwight’s family, in care of:
Joi Electa
41 Garden Drive
Silver Bay, MN  55614


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