Darrel R. Weinrich
Aug. 8, 1927 – Dec. 28, 2010
Darrel R. Weinrich of Greendale died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010, at his home at the age of 83. He was born Aug. 8, 1927, in West Allis, the son of J. Stanley and Betsy (nee Montgomery) Weinrich.
After graduating from West Allis Central High School in 1945, Darrel proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II. In 1951, he graduated from Carroll College in Waukesha. He was united in marriage to Lola Mae Hoppe on June 16, 1956. Darrel spent 35 years working in the banking industry before retiring due to heart trouble. After first working at West Allis Central Bank, he helped start Marine Bank in Waukesha. He later started and worked at Southridge Bank in Greendale, ending his career at Edgewood Bank in Greenfield.
Darrel will be deeply missed by his wife of 54 years, Lola Mae (nee Hoppe) Weinrich of Greendale; his nieces, Lynn (Doug) Keuer and Lori (Bret) Wagner; brothers-inlaw, Delbert and Herbert Hoppe; and sister-in-law, Mardel (Wayne) Gustafson.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Sherman (Beverly) Weinrich, and his parents.
Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 3, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Visitation continues from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Tuesday, Jan. 4, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1052 Whiterock Ave., Waukesha. Burial will follow at Highland Memorial Park in New Berlin, with full military honors.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 660 E. Mason St., Suite 200, Milwaukee, WI 53202, or to the charity of the donor’s choice.
For further information, please contact Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.