Michelle Lee Reiman Pawelek, age 43, affectionately known to her family and friends as “Missy”, passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2011 in Falls City. She was born to Joe and Shirley Reiman on May 16, 1968 in Kenedy. Michelle was baptized, received her first Holy Communion and the sacrament of Confirmation at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Runge. She attended Runge High School and married her best friend and high school sweetheart, Jeff. She married Jeff Pawelek on August 19, 1989 in Runge. They had resided in Falls City since they married and were blessed with two beautiful daughters. She is survived by her husband Jeff Pawelek of Falls City, her daughters Taryn Pawelek and Amber Pawelek both of Falls City; her parents Joe and Shirley Reiman of Runge; and her brothers Joey (Dominique) Reiman of New Braunfels and Chris Reiman of Runge. She is also survived by her father and mother in-law Benjamin and Betty Pawelek, her sisters and brother in-law Patsy Kroll, Charlie (Charla) Pawelek, Kathy (Anthony) Zunker, Cynthia Rutkowski, and Barbara (Gary) Grothues, and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews. Michelle’s extended family became the directors and employees of the Falls City National Bank in August of 1992 where Michelle worked as a teller and provided customer service through the bookkeeping department. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, a member of the Holy Trinity Altar Society, was a past treasurer of the Falls City Youth League, a baseball and basketball coach for the Falls City Youth League, and a member of the Falls City Band Boosters. She was very active in the Church and community and was an extremely giving person. A Rosary was recited at 7 PM, Friday June 10, 2011 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Falls City. A Mass was celebrated at 10 AM, Saturday, June 11, 2011 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Falls City. Father Dennis Jarzombek officiated. Interment was at the Falls City Cemetery. Serving as Pallbearers were: Gerald Sekula, Charlie Pawelek, Anthony Zunker, Gary Grothues, Clayton Rutkowski, Logan Pawelek, Mike Lyssy, and Bruce Yanta. Honorary Pallbearers were: Dr. Edisol Hesita, Stanley Reiman, Charles Bonner, Callen Jonas, Larry Kroll, Robert Kolodziej, Evelyn Schmidt, and Russell Labus. The family would like to thank family and friends for being with them through all the joy, the happiness, and the sadness and tears. Services were entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home, Karnes City, 830-780-3334. You are invited to sign the online guestbook at www.rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.