Marion I. Rinehart, 84

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012, at 2 p.m. at the Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory, W63 N527 Hanover Ave., Cedarburg, for Marion I. Rinehart (nee Rappold) who died Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012, at the age of 84. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday from noon until 1:45 p.m. Interment will be at Immanuel Cemetery.

Memorials to the Ozaukee Humane Society or charity of your choice are appreciated. For online condolences please visit

Marion was born in Milwaukee on March 23, 1928, the daughter of August and Alvina (nee Schneider) Rappold. She was united in marriage to Howard "Red" Rinehart on May 17, 1952, at Immanuel Lutheran Church. Marion was employed at Alston Department Store for many years.

She was a volunteer for the Ozaukee Humane Society and Lasata Care Center. Marion and Red were very well-traveled, with some of the ports of call including Australia, New Zealand, Alaska, Greece and the Caribbean Islands. Marion loved her dogs: Muffin, Harvey and Jetty.

Marion is survived by her close friends Arliss (Les) Steffen and Mike (Harriet Zale) Montaba. She is further survived by sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard "Red," and her parents.

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.