Joseph G. Rieger IV, 40, of Chatham, died Sunday, October 4, 2020. 

He was born April 19, 1980 in Springfield, the son of Joseph G. and Laura (Ryan) Rieger III. He married Cynthia “Cindy” Ramirez in 2019.

Joseph was a member of the Elks Club and Blue Ridge Club. He was a Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agent.

Survivors include his wife, Cindy of Chatham; parents, Joseph and Laura Rieger III of Springfield; two brothers, Arron Taylor and Kyle (Amanda) Rieger, both of Springfield; and grandmother, Phyllis Taylor of Springfield.

Memorial gathering will be held from 11 a.m. until time of memorial service at 2 p.m. Friday, October 16 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield with Rev.James Stuenkel officiating. Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project: or DEA Survivors Benefit Fund :