Melinda G. Reigel

Melinda “Mendy” G. Reigel, 62, of Simpsonville, wife of Thomas G. Reigel, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, November 22, 2021.

Born in New Smyrna Beach, FL, she was a daughter of the late Richard L. and Jeanette Whaley Reid.

Mendy was a devout Christian and a member of Temple Baptist Church in Simpsonville. She enjoyed spending time with her husband of 34 years, Tom, gardening, sewing, and visiting with her grandchildren. Mendy loved autumn and always looked forward to trips to the mountains to see the changing leaves. During the holiday season, she especially enjoyed decorating for Christmas and watching Hallmark movies with their dog, Chewy.

In addition to her husband, Mendy is survived by her children, Jonathan Reigel, George Reigel, Shannon Binetti and her husband, Sal, and Eva Hilburn and her husband, Robert; six grandchildren and one sister, Cheryl Westberry and her husband, John.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Randall Reid.

A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 3:00 PM at Temple Baptist Church with Rev. Brett Aiken officiating. The family will receive friends following the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to: Multiply Your Blessings, C/O Temple Baptist Church, 213 W. Curtis St, Simpsonville, SC 29681.

Condolences to the family of Melinda G. Reigel

  • I am so sorry this happen. Many memories was made and yall will carry them with you. She changed people in her own way and now it is time to carry that on. Wishing yall the best. It will take time just remember how she would want yall to be.. Live your life to the fullest. Love ya

  • Yahn HEURLIN
    10 months ago

    Mendy was a beautiful person with a golden heart. She will be deeply missed but never forgotten. We send you all our love & thoughts from France. Yahn

  • Yukie Kawaguchi
    10 months ago

    Mendy… I still cannot believe you are not with us. You are always willing to help and I dearly miss you…
    Rest In Peace my dear friend Mendy.
    I miss you so much.
    Yukie

  • Tony Menard
    10 months ago

    I’ll never forget how kind was Mendy when I arrived in the US in August 2019. She was always ready to help, doing her best to support, always with the same smile and kindness. I’ll miss this smile and true kindness. All my thoughts are with you all. Tony

  • I don’t even know where to start. I am so heartbroken! 🙁
    You have always been such a great friend to me and such a huge help to many. You will be truly missed!
    I am keeping you in my prayers.
    With love,
    Nada

  • Katy Rebernak
    10 months ago

    I am so sorry for your loss. Mendy was a wonderful coworker and I will miss her positive spirit. I know she cared for Tom and the family deeply. Sending you prayers for comfort and peace during this time.

  • Francine
    10 months ago

    Mendy – I am still in shock and there are no words to express how you will be missed. Too young to leave us but I know you are in good hands and taking care of your loved ones from Heaven.

    “You can always tell where a beautiful soul has been by the tears and the smiles left behind”…

    Love Always,
    Francine

  • Everyone loved Mendy. She was a fantastic coworker and all-around great person. She’ll be sorely missed! May God’s blessings be with her entire family.

    • Anita Davis
      10 months ago

      Mendy was such a beautiful person with a huge servant heart! I loved working with her and talking to her about how much she loved her grandchildren! I miss her so much! I am praying for your family. I know that she left you with so many loving memories!

  • Ray Fischenich
    10 months ago

    I am very sorry for your loss. Mendy was great to work with and she will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • I am so sorry for your loss. Mendy is a great coworker and she is always willing to help. She will be truly missed. My sincere condolences to you and your family.

  • Mendy was a very giving person, she will be missed dearly. I hope for good memories to surround and comfort her loved ones.

  • Becky Friddle
    10 months ago

    I was very saddened to hear about Mendy. I have had the pleasure to work for Mendy and Tom. Mendy was just a beautiful person and always so kind. I could always see the love she and Tom had for one another. I will keep Tom and the family in my prayers. My the God of hope give you joy and peace. God Bless. Becky Friddle

  • Joan Alexander
    10 months ago

    I was so surprised and saddened to learn about Mendy’s passing. I worked with her for several years and she was always such a blessing. She had a servant’s heart and was always willing to help. My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this holiday season. May God hold you close and comfort you as only He can.

    With deepest sympathy,

  • John Ross
    10 months ago

    Very sad to learn of Mendy’s passing. With deepest sympathy to her family and friends.

  • Patrick Cinquin
    10 months ago

    I had the chance to be Mendy’s first boss at Michelin, as she was my admin at TCAR/T. I had never seen such a nice person, altruistic, always dedicated to others. She brought a lot to my Team, and to me.
    Her behavior and mindset was the same in her personal life. I know she did a lot for her whole family.
    I will keep in mind all the good moments of fun we spend together, especially during TCAR/T offsites, and I will keep Mendy in my heart.
    Sincere condolences to her family, and to Tom in particular, who I have met a couple of time.

  • Florence
    10 months ago

    Mendy, since november 22 I am so sad,it is very hard to know you left us…. but I want to remember your smile, your kindness, our philosophical discussions of life and our laughs..thank you for all the moment we spent together .
    I really miss you, I will never forget you ..love.
    Tom, my sincere condolences to you and your family.

  • Mendy, my regret is not spending more time with you. Mendy’s kind and giving spirit will live on in all the lives she touched. I pray for the family, as I know your hearts are broken. May God Bless you and keep you and make His face to shine on you and give you peace.

  • christophe Loussouarn
    10 months ago

    A beautiful person left us, wholehearted & so kind. My sincere condolence to her family.

  • Matthieu Bonardel
    10 months ago

    Mendy, we will miss you but certainly never forget you. Your kindness and willingness to help was unique. My deepest sympathy to your family.

  • Valérie Decote
    10 months ago

    I had the honor and the pleasure to work with Mendy as she was our department admin. Mendy was such a caring person for her teammates, her neighbors and above all her family !
    I still have in my ears her happy ‘Hellooo, how can I help you ?’ and her tireless kindness. She will be greatly missed but not forgotten.
    My thoughts and prayers are with your whole family and your community.

  • Mendy I love and miss you very much. Now you and my mama can cut up all you want and not get in trouble. Praying for the family.
    All my love
    Melane Queen Williams

  • Amy seyller
    10 months ago

    Mendy she was straight to the point, open to change, hard worker but most of all she genuinely cared about her family friends and co workers. She would always find the positive outlook on life and pray for those in need. I am glad to have been apart of her friends chain as we woke many times about family and praying for those who need it. One day we will meet again in Heaven my friend until then fly high and enjoy those wings!

  • Dianne Maros
    10 months ago

    “In loving memory of Melinda G. Reigel. My heartfelt sympathy to the family and friends of Mendy. I am deeply saddened to learn of her passing. Mendy was an amazing woman, always willing to lend a hand and always with her beautiful smile. She helped me personally through the most difficult time of my life, I will always be grateful and never forget. Condolences to her family, friends and co-workers. May she Rest In Peace. She will be missed greatly by all!

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