Earl R. Reyburn

Dec. 8, 1924 - Dec. 7, 2011

Earl R. Reyburn of Waukesha, born Dec. 8, 1924, in Kalamazoo, Mich., found peace at home Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011, at the age of 86.

He was the beloved husband of Mary for 57 years; loving father of the late Jim (Patti) Reyburn, Anne (Kevin) McCarthy, Linda (Brad) Kieck and Dan (Dawn) Reyburn; proud grandfather of Ivory Stark, Robert Reyburn, Patrick (Julie) Lohman, Andy and Doug Kieck and Matt and Jake Reyburn; and great-grandfather of Kaleb, Alex and Mary Grace. He is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the 3 p.m. service Sunday, Dec. 11, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 1875 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield. Private entombment will be at Prairie Home Cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Salvation Army or the American Cancer Society (in Jim Reyburn's name) are appreciated.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 786-8030 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.