R.I.P.: Walter A. Rieker of Rieker Meats

Rieker Meats is a familiar name to any German food loving Philadelphian. On Thursday, May 17th, Rieker’s patriarch, Walter Rieker passed away, he was 73. Rieker opened his German delicatessen in 1970 and worked in the store even after his son Marcus took over the business in 2004.

Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 from 8:00 A.M. and to his funeral service at 10 a.m. at the Calvary Memorial Church, 7200 Roosevelt Boulevard, at St. Vincent Street.

Walter A. Rieker [Wetzel and Son Funeral Home]
Rieker Meats [Official Site]