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The Flushing School District is in mourning after the loss of one of their staff members.

The school district said in a Facebook post that Seymour Elementary School Principal Joe Reinfelder passed away.

Superintendent Timothy Stein released the following statement:

"On Thursday, December 6, 2018, Joseph Reinfelder, beloved Seymour Elementary Principal, passed away with his family by his side due to complications from a stroke. Mr. 'R' as he was affectionately known at Seymour, will be greatly missed by students, parents, and staff alike. Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers."

Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 711 S. Saginaw St. in Flint.

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