Deacon Robert Riegel

Order: 
Archdiocesan deacons
Jubilee year: 
25th ordination
Birthplace: 
St. Louis
Ordination: 
1991
Education: 

McBride High School

Bachelor's in chemistry, St. Louis University

Service in the archdiocese: 

Assisted the pastor, Mary Queen of Peace Parish, 1991-2005

Assistant director of the Diaconate, 1994-97

Auditor and advocate of the Metropolitan Tribunal

About me: 

Deacon Riegel and his wife of 63 years, Mary Lee (Gerry), have six children. He was a U.S. Army medic, 1946-48. A chemist and plant manufacturer for a manufacturer, he retired in 1987.