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Don Bosco icon Doug Reiter passes away

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GILBERTVILLE (KWWL) -

Don Bosco wrestling icon Doug Reiter died over the weekend at age 59. Reiter had undergone a 2 year battle with brain cancer.

Doug had best been known as the father of 4-time state wrestling champions Mack and Bart. His son Joe also won a state title, while Eddie Reiter was a 4-time state placewinner. Doug's daughters Audrey and Ellie were also fixtures in the Dons' wrestling room as team managers.

Reiter's funeral mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Immaculate Conception Church in Gilbertville.

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