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Arlene R Koester (Reiff) - Class Of 1943 VIEW PROFILE

Arleen Ruth Reiff

January 21, 1925 - February 18, 2017

Passed away February 18, 2017 at age 92. Survived by her husband Donald after 61 years of marriage. Mother of Karen (Steve) Swenson and Robert (Julie) Reiff. Grandmother of Jennifer (Brian) O’Donnell, Sarah (Chris) Dannals, Amy (Kyle) Benesh, Matthew, Michael, and Nicholas Reiff. Further survived by great-grandchildren Brady, Blake, Luke, Susannah, Will, Benjamin and Adam.


Arleen was a UWM graduate in Speech Pathology and Audiology. At her request, her body was donated to the Medical College of Wisconsin. A thank you to the many medical doctors and nurses who made her stay at home comfortable and possible to the very end.


A Celebration of her Life will be held at Redemption Lutheran Church, 4057 North Mayfair Road, Wauwatosa, on Friday, March 24, 2017. Gathering from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Memorial service at 3:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated Redemption Lutheran Church.

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