Melanie L. Reinke, age 77, of Wind Lake, WI passed away October 29, 2021 surrounded by her loving family.
Melanie was born October 5, 1944 in Milwaukee to the late Charles and Eileen (nee Lange) Martin.
On November 26, 1966 Melanie married the love of her life John and they shared 51 years together before John passed away in 2018.
Melanie will be dearly missed by her children Scott (Laura) and Kimberly; her adoring grandchildren Dawn, Kyle and Joshua; her sisters, Cynthia (Don) Simkowski and Cheryl (Ralph) Martin-Parra; her beloved family dog Daisy along with many other family and friends.
Melanie enjoyed spending time with her dog, children and grandchildren, cooking, baking and enjoying the lake. She had a fondness for dogs, teddy bears, giraffes and Baby Yoda.
Melanie worked for many years at Froedtert Hospital in Telecommunications retiring in 2014. During her years at Froedtert she made many life long friends.
Melanie was a truly kind, loving, and caring woman who had a generous heart, a strong spirit and made friends wherever she went.
A Celebration of Life for Melanie will be held at Integrity Celebration Center on Sunday, November 7 with an open house from 1pm - 2:30pm with a short memorial to follow