John Rodney "Monk" Reader
March 26, 1933 - January 13, 2018
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St. Joseph Catholic Church
410 West Lawrence Street
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 734-7195 | Map
Friday 1/19, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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St. Joseph Catholic Church
410 West Lawrence Street
Appleton, WI 54911
(920) 734-7195 | Map
Friday 1/19, 10:30 am
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
920-739-1231 | Map

“Holy ‘Ol Christmas Trees” was a common shout out by John whenever anyone in the family had big news to tell. That type of news came often, as John and loving wife Nancy produced a wonderful family that now numbers 78 – including 8 children, 23 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren, and many…

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Robin and Kerry Schemmel left a message on January 15, 2018:
We're sorry for your loss. So glad you have shared so many precious memories in the years past. I hope those memories will help you find peace through this very difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family
Julie and Bubba left a message on January 15, 2018:
Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers. May you all cherish those memories you have with him.
Sherry Van Lankveldt left a message on January 15, 2018:
Nancy and family, I send my deepest sympathies to you all, he must have been an awesome man to have raised such a caring and loving family. Prayers and hugs to you all!
Kristin Mahoney left a message on January 14, 2018:
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Tim and Kristin Mahoney
Lynda and Paul Bruner left a message on January 14, 2018:
Our sympathies and prayers for the Reader family.
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Jill and Clyde Schmidt left a message on January 14, 2018:
Sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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