space
space
Peshtigo Times
space
space
space
Perspectives
* To the Editor:
space
space
Sports Shorts
* Predator Caller at UP Trappers Convention
* BAMC Menominee River Century Bike Ride June 28
* Peshtigo Church Plans Sports Camp, VBS
* Saint Thomas Aquinas Present Awards to Outstanding Athletes
* Peshtigo’s Jacobson is MVP Jacobson is Golfer of the Year

space
Peshtigo Fire
space
e-Edition
Now Available
For more information
click here
dot
THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
space
dot
space

Dr. Henry J. Reidinger

Dr. Henry J. “Doc” Reidinger, 87, Oconto Falls died Friday morning, June 7, 2013 at home surrounded by his loving family.

The youngest of four children was born June 29, 1925 in Menominee, MI to Frank and Florence (Michels) Reidinger. He grew up in Menominee where he attended St. John Catholic Grade School, graduating from Menominee High School with the Class of 1943. As a young man he entered the US Navy during WWII where he had the very dangerous duty of “catching airplanes by cable” as they landed on ships out in the ocean. Following his honorable discharge from the military, he attended National College of Chiropractic in Chicago where he graduated with his degree in 1950.

On May 14, 1949 he married Jacqueline Tremblay in Marinette. In 1951 Doc was recalled into the Navy where he served his country again during the Korean War. In April of 1952 the couple moved to Oconto Falls with their first born son Tim and the couple's second child on the way. His first chiropractic office was in the present location of Senn Insurance on Main Street in Oconto Falls until moving into their new office on Caldwell Ave. in 1963. Affectionately known as “Doc”, he took great pride and dedication in caring for his patients for most of his adult life.

While his kids were growing up he was a Boy Scout leader and received the Trail Blazer award. As a member of over 60 years, Doc was a very active and dedicated member in St. Anthony Catholic Church where he served on church council, was a 53 year KC member where he headed the Tootsie Roll drive for those less fortunate, served as lector and started a “senior server” group, assisting in all the funeral masses which have been held at St. Anthony the past 30 years or so. As a member of Oconto Falls American Legion Post #302, he served on the funeral honor guard for many years and always participated in all the Legion's activities. Doc also served on the Oconto Falls School Board for nine years and once served as president. Always ready and willing to lend a hand, Doc volunteered for Kingdom Come, Meals on Wheels, drove fellow veteran's to their doctors appointments, helped with the Gillett SHARE program and always gave blood to the Red Cross. In 1996, Doc was recognized by the Rural Urban League for his outstanding community service.

Doc also was instrumental in organizing an early morning volleyball league at the high school years ago and the group played for many years. Doc was also a regular fixture at all youth and high school sporting events, especially for all his 19 grandchildren. After he retired, Doc was a regular morning visitor at Peterson Ford where he would get his day started before going to the post office to pick up the mail, his normal routine. As a charter member of River Island Golf Club, Doc helped to build the course in the early 1960's and played league golf until 1997. He also enjoyed playing cards after golf with his “old buddies”, John Nickel, “Red” Brehmer and Bob Ellner, all of who preceded Doc in death. Doc's favorite place where he could relax, sit on his swing overlooking the water and enjoy the interaction with his family and friends was at the property he bought many years ago at Kelly Lake, which has turned out to be a very special place for the entire Reidinger family.

Survivors are his wife of 64 years, Jackie Reidinger, Oconto Falls; their seven children, Tim (Linda) Reidinger, Oconto Falls; Colleen (Todd) Duame, Stiles Jct.; Kent (Lynette) Reidinger, Green Bay; Renee (Rick) Lemke, Oconto Falls; John (Debbie) Reidinger, Lake Forest, CA; Robert (Mary) Reidinger, Suamico; Brian (Jennifer) Reidinger, Green Bay; 19 grandchildren, Angie (Scott) Magnin, Randy (Elli) and Ross Reidinger; Tricia Spaulding, Cory (Lisa) Bailey and Jordyn Duame; David (Heather), Andrew (fianc Lauren Forbish), Matthew and Bethany Reidinger; Courtney ( fianc Dustin Coopman) and Carly Lemke; Zach and Meagan Reidinger; Adam, Alyssa and Aubree Reidinger; Morgan and Lauren Reidinger; 11 great-grandchildren, Taylor, Myles and Oliver Bailey; Justin and Anna Spaulding; Mya, Macy and Bryent Magnin; Riley, Kasen and Hudson Reidinger; his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Fay (Gordon) Philibeck, Menominee, MI; Mary Lou (Gerald) Roeder, Dean (Sue) Tremblay, all of Marinette; nieces, nephews and many good friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Dr. Francis (Nell) and Dr. James (Bea) Reidinger, one sister, Virginia Reidinger and his niece, Mary Kay Reidinger.

Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, June 14, 2013 at Jones Funeral Service in Oconto Falls, Knights of Columbus service 7 p.m. Friday. Visitation will continue at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Oconto Falls after 9 a.m. Saturday, June 15, 2013 until the time of service. Mass of Christian Burial will take place 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church with the Rev. Fr. Joel Sember officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, memorials may be made to St. Anthony Catholic Church or School, the Panther Pride Booster Club or Unity Hospice.

The Reidinger family would like to thank Unity Hospice including Dana, Lana, Cheryl, Gloria, Amy, and Rev. Bill Kamke, Fr. Joel Sember and Kathy Schroeder from St. Anthony's Parish and Dr. Bruce Neal and his staff from the Aurora BayCare Medical Center for all their kind and compassionate care of Doc, both spiritually and medically, as well as the many friends who reached out in numerous ways of support to the entire family.


Recent stories, opinions and photos

Issue Date Department Headline
06-24-2015Perspectives
To the Editor:

06-24-2015Perspectives
From Our Readers

06-24-2015Front Page


06-24-2015Sports
Predator Caller at UP Trappers Convention

06-24-2015Sports
BAMC Menominee River Century Bike Ride June 28

06-24-2015Sports
Peshtigo Church Plans Sports Camp, VBS

06-24-2015Sports
Saint Thomas Aquinas Present Awards to Outstanding Athletes

06-24-2015Perspectives
Country Cousin

06-24-2015Perspectives
Tales from the old-timer

06-24-2015Obituaries
Ila M. Ziesmer

06-24-2015Obituaries
Elaine C. Wedemeier

06-24-2015Obituaries
Gerald L. Trottier

06-24-2015Obituaries
Marvin M. Rankinen

06-24-2015Obituaries
Joyce R. Parker

06-24-2015Obituaries
James A. Neshek

06-24-2015Obituaries
Michael K. McDermott

06-24-2015Obituaries
Doris M. Magnuson

06-24-2015Obituaries
Edward G. Kloida

06-24-2015Obituaries
Robert D. Hoffman

06-24-2015Obituaries
Letty B. Berg

06-24-2015Obituaries
Donald B. Sheets

06-24-2015Obituaries
Darwin D. Saxton

06-24-2015Obituaries
Sue M. Peterson

06-24-2015Obituaries
Pamela S. McMahon

06-24-2015Obituaries
Ella M. Marquardt

06-24-2015Obituaries
Walter Jeske Jr.

06-24-2015Obituaries
Charles C. Hall

06-24-2015Obituaries
Alvin R. Ermis

06-24-2015Obituaries
Vito M. Cinquepalmi Sr.

06-24-2015Community - Wausaukee
Parade in Wausaukee July 4

06-24-2015Community - Wausaukee
Rescue Squad Rep at Wausaukee Library

06-24-2015Community - Wausaukee
Silver Cliff Legion To Meet

06-24-2015Community - Wausaukee
Townsend Twins Honor Graduates

06-24-2015Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Medical Offers Sports Physicals

06-24-2015Community - Coleman
Library To Host Ice Cream Social

06-24-2015Community - Coleman
Library Closed July 3

06-24-2015Community - Coleman
Dedicate Living Waters Lutheran Church, Crivitz

06-24-2015Community - Coleman
1945, 50, 55 CHS Classes Reunion

06-24-2015Community - Crivitz
Free Movies in Park Thursdays

06-24-2015Community - Crivitz
Legion Gun, Knife Show on June 27

06-24-2015Community - Crivitz
19 Attend Even Monday Cards

06-24-2015Community - Crivitz
Crivitz Business Featured on HOARDERS TV Show

06-24-2015Front Page
Marinette County Breakfast on Mark Anderson Farm

06-24-2015Front Page
Town of Wagner Marks 100th Anniversary Sat.

06-24-2015Front Page
Marinette Accepts $500,000 From DNR For Dredging Costs

06-24-2015Front Page
Plan Commission Discuss Church in TIF District

06-24-2015Front Page
7 Gardens Featured in NLMGA Walk

06-17-2015Sports
Peshtigo’s Jacobson is MVP Jacobson is Golfer of the Year

06-17-2015Sports
Softball All Conference

06-17-2015Sports
All Conference Baseball

06-17-2015Sports
Wausaukee Varsity Football Coach Deschane Resigns

06-17-2015Perspectives
Country Cousin

06-17-2015Perspectives
From our readers

06-17-2015Perspectives
Tales from the old-timer

06-17-2015Obituaries
Josephine V. Truel

06-17-2015Obituaries
Robert C. Stewart

06-17-2015Obituaries
Umberto Spataro

06-17-2015Obituaries
Leonard J. Smith

06-17-2015Obituaries
Russell O. Seefeldt

06-17-2015Obituaries
Patricia A. Sadorf

06-17-2015Obituaries
Hunter J. Le May

06-17-2015Obituaries
Carol J. Kesler-Marois

06-17-2015Obituaries
Oscar W. Jandrey

06-17-2015Obituaries
Charles C. Hall

06-17-2015Obituaries
Dorothy J. Gostisha

06-17-2015Obituaries
Nancy L. Fuller

06-17-2015Obituaries
Cheryl “Joy” Eisenheim

06-17-2015Obituaries
Lana B. Campbell

06-17-2015Obituaries
Eugenia V. Sinclair

06-17-2015Obituaries
Richard D. Sellers

06-17-2015Obituaries
Beatrice I. Rosner

06-17-2015Obituaries
Charles Ronan

06-17-2015Obituaries
Daniel Raygo

06-17-2015Obituaries
Alton M. Olsen Sr.

06-17-2015Obituaries
Diane Niemiec

06-17-2015Obituaries
William F. Lierman

06-17-2015Obituaries
Nancy J. Liddle

06-17-2015Obituaries
Ruth H. Kolander

06-17-2015Obituaries
Peter M. Harding

06-17-2015Obituaries
Patricia M. Hall

06-17-2015Obituaries
Mildred C. Adams

06-17-2015Obituaries
Jacquelyn Y. (Akers) Aboul-Mouna

06-17-2015Community - Wausaukee
Athelstane Adds ATV Routes, Okays Licenses

06-17-2015Community - Wausaukee
Library Talk On Animal Shelter

06-17-2015Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Varsity Football Coach Jason Deschane Resigns

06-17-2015Community - Wausaukee
T/Wausaukee To Aid Firm, Approve Road Construction

06-17-2015Community - Crivitz
Kids Fishing Derby June 27

06-17-2015Community - Crivitz
100 Volunteers Attend Banquet

06-17-2015Community - Crivitz
Free Movies in Park at Crivitz

06-17-2015Community - Crivitz
Country Gospel Jam June 17th

06-17-2015Community - Coleman
Tia Swenty To Leave for Japan

06-17-2015Community - Coleman
Special School Board June 24

06-17-2015Community - Coleman
Heroes Topic Summer Reading

06-17-2015Community - Coleman
Big Craft, Vendor, Flea Sale at Equity

06-17-2015Front Page
Peshtigo On Verge Of School Site Purchase

06-17-2015Front Page
Despite Resident Objections Peshtigo Okays Dog Park Site

06-17-2015Front Page
Mark Andersons To Host Breakfast on Farm June 28

06-17-2015Front Page
Middle Inlet Offers $1,000 For Boat Landing Vandal Arrest

06-17-2015Front Page
Advertising for Peshtigo Community Rummage Sale Due June 19th

06-10-2015Sports
Marinette Golfers Take 5th Place at State Meet

06-10-2015Sports
Eight Area Atheletes Reach The State Medal Stand

06-10-2015Sports
Rangers Advance To Sectional Final; Defeated by Rib Lake 6-5

06-10-2015Sports
Coleman Bumps Crivitz; Advances To Sectionals

06-10-2015Perspectives
Country Cousin

06-10-2015Perspectives
From our readers

06-10-2015Perspectives
Tales from the old-timer

06-10-2015Obituaries
Roseann L. Younk

06-10-2015Obituaries
Harold E. Woods

06-10-2015Obituaries
Elizabeth K. Westman

06-10-2015Obituaries
Barbara Timm

06-10-2015Obituaries
John F. Sikora

06-10-2015Obituaries
Betty J. Seidl

06-10-2015Obituaries
Wyatt D. Schaal

06-10-2015Obituaries
Harold K. Race

06-10-2015Obituaries
Betty L. Pick

06-10-2015Obituaries
Sherry L. Peterson

06-10-2015Obituaries
Donald E. Patz

06-10-2015Obituaries
June R. Occhietti

06-10-2015Obituaries
Kathleen Milner

06-10-2015Obituaries
Rosalie Miller

06-10-2015Obituaries
Arlyn E. Gaertig

06-10-2015Obituaries
Kenneth Frewerd

06-10-2015Obituaries
Marianne E. Deede

06-10-2015Obituaries
Wayne E. Anttila

06-10-2015Community - Wausaukee
30 at Pembine Spring Fling

06-10-2015Community - Wausaukee
Issue Goodman DNR Permit

06-10-2015Community - Wausaukee
Wausaukee Junior, High School Quarter Honor Roll

06-10-2015Community - Wausaukee
T/Wagner To Borrow Fire Equipment Funds

06-10-2015Community - Crivitz
Digger Memorial Bike Run June 27

06-10-2015Community - Crivitz
Legion, Units To Meet June 17

06-10-2015Community - Crivitz
Free Movies in Park at Crivitz

06-10-2015Community - Crivitz
Crivitz Plans Big July 4 Parade

06-10-2015Community - Coleman
Coleman Hosts Movie in Park

06-10-2015Community - Coleman
Living Waters Church Dedication is June 14

06-10-2015Community - Coleman
Middle School Students of Month

06-10-2015Community - Coleman
Coleman High School Seniors Honored at Recognition Night

06-10-2015Front Page
Fire Destroys Outback Tavern, One Fireman Hurt

06-10-2015Front Page
Ski Cats Keep Saturdays At Lake Noquebay Park

06-10-2015Front Page
Smith Pleads Guilty In 2008 Death, Disappearance Case

06-10-2015Front Page
1 Killed, 2 Injured In 2nd County Fatality

06-10-2015Front Page
Walters Bids Farewell As Coleman Superintendent

06-03-2015Sports
State Anglers Pull Plug on Invasive Species

06-03-2015Sports
WIAA State Track & Field Meet in LaCrosse This Weekend

06-03-2015Sports
Area Division 3 Track Teams Qualify in 13 State Events

06-03-2015Sports
Area Teams Bounced in Regional Round

06-03-2015Perspectives
Country Cousin

06-03-2015Perspectives
From our readers

06-03-2015Perspectives
Tales from the old-timer

06-03-2015Obituaries
Ronald D. Woodworth

06-03-2015Obituaries
Bonita M. Witt


space
Peshtigo Times
WEB Poll!
Do you think that the confederate flag, or any others besides the state flag, should be flown over a capital building?
space Yes
No
Undecided
space
TO VOTE CLICK
YES, NO or UNDECIDED

Suggest a Question
space .
space
FRONT
space
.
space
CLASSIFIEDS
space
.
space
COMMUNITY
space
.
space
GUEST BOOK
space
.
space
NEWS
space
.
space
OBITS
space
.
space
PERSPECTIVES
space
.
space
SPORTS
space
.
space
SUBSCRIBE
space
.
space
.
space
PESHTIGO FIRE
space
.
space
CUSTOM PRINTING
space
.
space
TIMES' SAVER
space
.
space
Click for Peshtigo, Wisconsin Forecast
FORECAST
space
Quick...
News or Ad Search
Enter News key words.
Enter Ad key words.



Peshtigo Times
841 Maple St
PO Box 187
Peshtigo, WI 54157
Phone: 715-582-4541
Email:
News@
PeshtigoTimes.com

space
Fax: 715-582-4662
© 2000-2015
All right reserved
space
Powered by
WEB Media
Interactive
COMMUNITY
WEB sites