Alice O. Reinhart - Austin
Alice O. Reinhart, 94, of Austin, passed away on Monday, July 18, 2011, at St. John’s Lutheran Home in Albert Lea.
She was born Sept. 27, 1916, in Morristown, the daughter of Emery and Caroline Stiller. She graduated from Waterville Public High School with the class of 1935. In 1938 she entered nurses training at Rochester State Hospital with affiliation at Cook County Hospital of Chicago, Ill. She graduated in 1941. After receiving her Registered Nursing degree, Alice continued working at the Colonial, Kahler and Warrall hospitals in Rochester until 1946. On Nov. 7, 1942, she married Albert O. Reinhart in Rochester. In 1944 Alice started nursing at St. Olaf Hospital. After 30 years of employment, she joined the staff at Burr Oak Manor where she worked for 10 years.
A long time member of First United Methodist Church and church circle, Alice enjoyed taking long walks, scenic drives, fishing with her family in Northern Minnesota and being a homemaker.
She is survived by her son, Stephen Reinhart and daughter, Susan Reinhart, both of Austin; granddaughter, Jessica Iverson of Austin; grandson, Alex Reinhart of Albert Lea; two great-grandchildren, Mariah and Joshua Iverson of Austin. Alice was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, four sisters and three brothers.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, July 21, 2011, at First United Methodist Church, with The Reverend Marilee Benson officiating.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Wednesday, at Worlein Funeral Home in Austin, and at the church one hour prior to the service. Interment is at Grandview Cemetery in Austin.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.worlein.com .
The family prefers memorials to First United Methodist Church Scholarship Fund