Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.
The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.
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In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.
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The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.
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Reitzner, Joan H.
Joan, age 86, went to her heavenly home Sunday, March 13, 2011. She was born to Joseph and Agnes (Hoffman) Quella on November 4, 1924. Joan was united in marriage to Arnold (Heinie) Reitzner on October 1, 1945. Heinie preceded her in death in 1995. Joan loved spending time with her family, friends and neighbors. She had a passion for gardening and enjoyed league bowling for many years. Joan was a long time member of St. Therese Catholic Church.
Joan is survived by her nine children (spouses), 18 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Her children are: Vickie (Dick) Wunderlich; Rich (Colleen) Reitzner; Margie (Bruce) Jahnke; Pam Holdorf-Reitzner; Greg (Terrie) Reitzner; Beth (Ron) Van Handel; Ed Reitzner; Chris (Pam) Reitzner and Ann (Jerry) Olson. Her son, Arnold Jr. preceded her in death in 1966.
Her grandchildren are: Penny (Scott) Binley; Brian (Lisa) Wunderlich; Jill (Steve) Peterson; Brad (Lindsey) Reitzner; Shane (Hannah) Reitzner; Josh Jahnke; Andrea (Cindy) Holdorf; Eric (Ashley) Holdorf; Melissa (Tyler) Sass; Nick Reitzner; Katie (Doug) Salmi; Tim (Stacey) Reitzner; Jason, Justin and Jessica Van Handel; Ryan, Chelsea Reitzner and Lance Olson.
Joan is also survived by brothers: Raymond (Marilyn) Quella and William Quella; a sister: Margaret (Andrew "Bud") Kangas; sisters-in-law: Gladys Van Dalen and Elaine Quella. Joan was preceded in death by brothers: Thomas, Kenneth and Richard Quella.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Wednesdays, March 16, 2011, at St. Therese Catholic Church 213 E. Wisconsin Av. with Rev. William Hoffman officiating. Burial will take place at St. Joseph Cemetery. The visitation will be held 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 15, 2011, at Brettschneider-Trettin-Lederer Funeral Chapel and on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the church. A memorial fund had been established.
The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to the staff at Theda Care Hospice at Home and Cherry Meadows.
606 N. Oneida St. Appleton
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