Haily Marie Jean Reiter, age 13, of Iola, died Tuesday, March 13, at Allen County Regional Hospital, Iola.
Haily was born Jan. 17, 2005, in Iola, to Adam Reiter and Amanda Bass Reiter. Haily attended school in Iola for two years before being home-schooled by her mother.
Haily was very loved. She was best-known for her warm smile, contagious laugh, and for her beautiful long, curly, strawberry blonde hair. She was her brothers biggest fan. She always wore a matching bow in her hair. She enjoyed being outside, especially fishing, camping, and hiking. Haily loved listening to music and dancing with her cousins. Haily loved animals of all sorts. She especially enjoyed having her mom read to her.
Haily is survived by her parents, Adam and Amanda Reiter, Iola; three brothers, Devan, Dylon, and Drayden, Iola; grandparents, Dale Bass and wife, Jeanne, Rogersville, Mo.; Frances Reiter, Welda; great-grandparent, Guy Bass, Jr., Marshfield, Mo.; and numerous other relatives and friends.
A graveside service with burial will be at 2 p.m., Friday at the Colony Cemetery Chapel Building.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to the Haily Reiter Memorial and may be left at Feuerborn Family Funeral Service, Iola. Feuerborn Family Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. Condolences for the family may be left at iola.feuerbomfuneral.com