Carl Henry Rein, 94, Russell, died Thursday, April 26, 2018, at Wheatland Nursing Center, Russell.

He was born Sept. 13, 1923, in Russell to Henry and Katie (Foos) Rein. He was a 1941 graduate of Russell High School and attended Sterling College for a year.

He married Esther Dumler on June 6, 1948, in Russell. She preceded him in death Oct. 20, 2003. He was a farmer on the family farm. He was a U.S. Coast Guard veteran.

Survivors include a son, Roy A. Rein, Russell; a sister, Dorothy Wire, Smith Center; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A private family service and inurnment will take place at a later date. Cremation has been selected by the family.

Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell, is in charge of arrangements.