Tag Archives: Mary Reinhardt Colombo

A Budweiser and Some Kentucky Fried Chicken

The beautiful woman in this photo is Katherine Antoinette Singler, Peggy’s paternal grandmother, born October 11, 1894, to Jacob and Sophia Foerstel Singler. She was the youngest in a family of six girls and one boy. Katherine married Clarence Reinhardt … Continue reading

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St. Louis Sports and Sportsmen

Peggy’s Aunt Mary Reinhardt Colombo, visiting us for the holidays, brought with her some interesting family mementos. Pictured here is a St. Louis Browns commemorative scarf. The Browns were an American League baseball team in St. Louis from 1902 to … Continue reading

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In Memory of John Colombo

Peggy’s Uncle John passed away last Friday. We are blessed to have seen John earlier this year at Amanda and Clint’s wedding. Below is John’s obituary, published in this morning’s Raleigh News & Observer. I’ve added an image of the … Continue reading

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Grandfather Jacob Singler

Once again, I’m turning the blog over to Peggy’s aunt Mary Reinhardt Colombo. Mary shared the following recollection with us last summer after we had returned from Kevin and Amanda Reinhardt’s wedding reception in St. Louis. Mary wasn’t able to … Continue reading

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The Great Road Trip of 1952

This week I want to share a story from Peggy’s aunt. Mary Reinhardt Colombo is the younger sister of Peggy’s dad, Charles Reinhardt (Chuck). You’ve seen Mary recently in the dancing video from Amanda and Clint’s wedding. Here’s the story … Continue reading

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Family Followups

A quick post this week with followups on two recent entries. First, about two weeks ago I wrote about Murphy’s Farm in Monmouth, New Jersey. After posting, I heard from my cousin Tom Murphy. Here’s what Tom had to add … Continue reading

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A Brief Tale of Two Weddings

We attended another family wedding this past weekend. Our niece Amanda Cage married Clint Spiva on Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Christ’s Community Fellowship Church in Vega, Texas. That’s a small Texas Panhandle town about 35 miles west of Amarillo. … Continue reading

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