Darryl Gary Reppel, age 71, passed away Saturday, November 2, 2019. He was born November 14, 1947 in New Orleans, LA to the late M.H. Reppel, Sr. and Nisida Nelle (Long) Reppel. He graduated from De La Salle High School and attended Loyola and LSU. He served in the United States Army and is a Vietnam Veteran. He worked at Bell South for over 30 years before retiring. He had a passion for sport cars and a passion for riding motorcycles including, Enduro, trials, trails, flat track, and road riding. He excelled in Enduro racing, winning his class many times. He dabbled in Motocross for a bit but Enduro was his game. He also loved his trips to NC with his friends to ride motorcycles in the mountains. He had many other interests and hobbies. He lived his life to the fullest and he was a great friend to many. He is survived by family who loved him and many good friends who he loved and who loved him dearly. A memorial service will be held in the future.