Laurene M. “Reenie” Fiser, age 67, passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Funeral Services: 10:30 a.m., Friday, November 11, 2016, at First United Methodist Church, Marengo, with Barb Furman officiating. Burial will be in the Marengo Cemetery. Visitation: 4 to 7 p.m., Thursday, November 10, 2016, at First United Methodist Church, Marengo. A memorial fund has been established.
Reenie is survived by her husband Larry; two children Travis (Jackie) Fiser of Grundy, Virginia and Deena (Darrin) Folkerts of Dike; five grandchildren Clair Folkerts, Gabe Fiser, Joe Folkerts, Alexa Fiser and Natalie Folkerts; and a brother Larry (Patty) Kimm of Alabama. She was preceded in death by her father Dean Kimm.
Laurene Marie Kimm, was born November 1, 1949, in Cedar Rapids Iowa. She graduated from Iowa Valley High School in 1967. She was united in marriage to Larry Fiser, May 25, 1968, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Marengo. In Reenie’s earlier years, she waitressed at Bill Zubers, worked at Pioneer Seed Corn, and for the local ABC stores in Marengo and Belle Plaine. She later worked at the Cedar Rapids Post Office as a letter carrier for 19 years until she retired. Reenie enjoyed mushroom hunting, snow skiing, cooking, and being outdoors. She especially enjoyed her grandchildren and friends.