He retired from Sharon Companies in 2003, where he had worked as a welder. Lucas was an avid outdoorsman and especially loved hunting and fishing.
In addition to his parents, Lucas was preceded in death by his sister Katie Leffler; and brothers, Matt and Tony Reiter. He is survived by his brother, Rudy Reiter of Canton; and sisters, Draga Kercheff and Mary Burghardt, both of Akron; as well as many nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews. The family would also like to acknowledge Lucas’ dear friend, Ellen, for watching over, and taking care of their brother and uncle.
A funeral service will take place Saturday, March 30, 2013, 11 A.M., at the Anthony Funeral Home, Kucko – Anthony – Kertesz Chapel, 1990 S. Main St. in Akron, with Reverend Frank Lonteen officiating. The family will receive friends Saturday, from 9:30 to 11 A.M., at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.