Loretta E. Rieland, 88
May 22, 1924 - Mar. 8, 2013
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Melrose for Loretta Rieland who died at the Pine Villa Care Center in Melrose. Interment will be in the parish cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and from 8 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Patton-Schad Funeral Home in Melrose. Christian Mothers, St. Elizabeth's Society, and the Schanhaar-Otte VFW
Post 7050 Auxiliary will pray at 5 p.m. followed by parish prayers at 7 p.m. Monday evening at the funeral home.
Survivors include her sons, Gary (Katie) Rieland of St. Louis Park, Michael (Mary) Rieland of Melrose, and Mark (Lou) Rieland of Baraboo, Wisconsin; eight grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; and daughter-in-law, Shirley Rieland of Melrose.
Loretta was preceded in death by her husband, Wilfred Rieland on June 3, 1971; parents; son, Jack Rieland; and siblings, Lonie Kraemer, Edwin Welle, Alvin Welle, Tony Welle, Joe Welle, Merena Stroeing, Clarence Welle, Alma Jacobs, Della Loxtercamp, and infant sister, Marie Welle.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Pine Villa Pavilion Fund or the St. Mary's Endowment Fund.