Jeffrey Rehrig Obituary
Jeffrey Patrick Rehrig
October 7, 1959 - June 18, 2013
Resident of MilpitasFounder of The Eunice Kennedy Shriver Academies.
Jeff was a teacher of Special Education Students for 14 years. He was a member of the CTA and NEA. He created "The Eunice Kennedy Shriver Academy" at William C. Overfelt High School. His unique curriculum was adopted throughout the East Side Union High School District and has been used by other districts as well.
Jeff developed a district wide talent show called, "Stars For A Night" that showcased the diverse talents of Special Education Students in the ESUHD.
Jeff received his Masters Degree in Special Education from San Jose State University. Jeff put himself through college as a DJ for Weddings and Charitable Events.
His love for his dogs and cats and compassion for animals was well known to family, friends, and students.
Jeff is survived by his parents, Pat and Bob, his brother Gregg; uncles and aunts Jack and Anita Rehrig. Anthony and Sydney Bettencourt, Doreen Ellsworth, cousins Pete and Karin Bettencourt, Dianne and Nicole McShane and numerous other cousins in California and Utah.
Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Mass Friday, June 28, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at Most Holy Trinity Church, 2040 Nassau Drive, San Jose.
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