John N. Reiser

John N. Reiser of Denver, N.C., formerly of Allenton, 67, entered eternal peace after a courageous battle with cancer, on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005 at Lake Norman Regional Hospital surrounded by his loving family.

John was born June 24, 1938 to Elmer A. and Veronica A. (nee Wirtz) Reiser in Fond du Lac. On April 8, 1961, he married Alice M. Kumrow in West Bend, and the couple began a family of their own. John was the founder of Triton Trailers in Hartford. After his retirement, the couple moved to Denver to follow his dreams and love for racing by starting Reiser Enterprises.

Even greater than his love for racing was the love and dedication he had for his family. John will be deeply missed and forever remembered by his parents, Elmer and Veronica Reiser; his cherished wife of nearly 45 years, Alice M. (nee Kumrow) Reiser; five treasured children, Roxanne Konrath and her husband, Paul, Robbie Reiser and his wife, Tracy, Rochelle Priesgen and her husband, Tony, Rhonda McCreedy and her husband, Shawn, and Renee Leeson and her husband, Brian; 11 dear grandchildren, Kristen and Jamie Konrath, Ryan, Reid and Rhett Reiser, Karsyn, Reilly and Mitchell McCreedy, and Jessica, Jennifer and Johnathon Leeson; his special nephew, Marcus Reiser and his wife, Gina; his sister, Lois Schlosser and her husband, Ron; and his brother, Ken Reiser and his wife, Marilyn. He is further survived by other special relatives and many honorable friends. John is preceded in death by his dear sister, Janet Williams.

Visitation with family and friends will be Friday, Nov. 25, 2005 from 3 p.m. to the time of the prayer service at 7 p.m. at Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend. A memorial mass to honor the life of John N. Reiser will be Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005 at 10 a.m. at Resurrection Church, 632 Church St., Allenton, with Father Richard J. Stoffel officiating. Interment will follow Mass on Saturday at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Allenton.

A Memorial Mass was Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2005 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Denver, offering celebration to family, friends and business associates in North Carolina of Johnís life well lived.

The family would like to thank family and friends for the cards and prayers sent their way, and a special thanks to the medical staff in the critical care unit at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center in North Carolina.

The family would like to extend their sincere appreciation for memorials that are made in Johnís name to the Victory Junction Gang, 4500 Adamís Way, Randleman, NC 27317.

Phillip Funeral Home in West Bend is assisting the family.