Lena L. Reinier, 88, a resident of Bettendorf, Iowa died on Monday,
July 19, 2010 at the Iowa Masonic Health Facility in Bettendorf.
Funeral services will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, July 22,
2010 at First Baptist Church in Bettendorf. Visitation will be
held from 6:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday at the church.
An additional service will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Friday,
July 23, 2010 at the Holm Funeral Home in Sigourney, Iowa. Burial
will be in Rock Creek Cemetery, Ollie, Iowa. Memorials may be made
to First Baptist Church. Bettendorf. McGinnis-Chambers Funeral
Home, Bettendorf, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Lena was born August 25, 1921 in Ollie, the daughter of David
Leslie & Helen Marie (Day) Seevers. On July 4, 1946, she was united
in marriage to Leland G. Reinier. He preceded her in death on June
Lena was retired as a schoolteacher where she had taught in
Martinburg, Ollie and Sigourney. She spent many hours volunteering
for her church and for the Iowa Masonic Home, where she also
employed. She also enjoyed gardening.
Those left to honor her memory include her daughter, Carol A.
(Norman) Sandberg, LeClaire, Iowa; her son, Donald (Barbara) Reinier,
Blue Grass, Iowa; her grandchildren, Luke (Jenny) Sandberg, Joseph
Sandberg and Brett Reinier and her brother, Dean Seevers of
She was preceded in death by her parents, David & Helen; and
her brother, Jimmy Seevers.
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