Rinald L. Weiss, 97
Rinald L. Weiss, 97, of West Bend, passed
away on, Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008, at Synergy-Health St. Joseph’s
Hospital town of Polk.
Rinald was born on Sept. 26, 1910, to the late Peter (Victoria Graff)
Weiss in the town of Addison. He attended St. Lawrence school.
After graduation, he began farming.
He married Constance C. Held on Jan. 6, 1944, at St. Mary’s Holy Hill.
He also played the saxophone in the Weiss Harmonizer Band.
Rinald also worked at Kasten Manufacturing for 32 years and was a member
of the Allenton Volunteer Fire Deptartment for many years.
After retirement, he enjoyed going dancing with friends and listening to
big band music, along with traveling.
Rinald is survived by his wife, Constance (Held); sister, Norma Hetzel of
West Bend; sisters-in-law, Delores Weiss, Marilyn Cleary, both of the town
of Addison, and Louise Held of Hartford; nieces, nephews, other relatives
Preceded in death by his parents; son, William; brothers Lawrence, Joseph
and infant Peter; sisters Valeria and Mary Klein; sister-in-law, Verena;
brothers-inlaw Frank Hetzel, Lee Klein, Robert Cleary, Ralph Held; and
inlaws Herb (Elizabeth) Held.
A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Lawrence
Catholic Church of St. Lawrence, with Fr. Joseph Dominic officiating.
Interment at St. Lawrence Cemetery following the Mass.
Visitation will be at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel of West Bend on
Sunday, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. with a prayer vigil at 7:30 p.m., Fr. Rick
Memorials are appreciated to the American Heart Association or St.
Lawrence Catholic Church.