Arlene Mezydlo (nee Dutkiewicz) of Phoenix, Arizona, formerly of Milwaukee, has entered into eternal life. She was the beloved wife of the late John R. Mezydlo, and mother of Lisa Penner (Gary) and Deacon John C. Mezydlo (Rita). She was the grandmother of Jason Scarff (Amanda), John R. Mezydlo (Heather) and Daniel Penner (Alicia).
She also was preceded in death by her companion of many years, Leo Rieger, whose children are Judith Comstock (Thomas) and Randy Rieger (Robin).
She was the sister of the late Felicia Joy-Klingbiel, Walter Dutkiewicz (Roseanne), the late Arnold Dutkiewicz, Robert Dutkiewicz and many other relatives and friends.
Arlene was a past vice president of the St. Romanís Christian Womenís Society and a member of the Retired Fire and Police Association.
In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated to the Drive for Independence (D4I) at N43-W32953 Rasmus Road Unit 3F, Nashotah, WI 53058 or St. Vincent de Paul Society.
A celebration of life is to be held at St. Bruno Catholic Church, 226 W. Ottawa Ave., Dousman, WI 53118. Visitation will be Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 a.m.
Assisting the family with arrangements is Messinger Mortuaries Pinnacle Peak Mortuary, 8555 E. Pinnacle Peak Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85255.