Alex Reizenstein, 81, of Melba, died on Wednesday, Nov. 25,
1992 at a Nampa care center. Funeral services will be
conducted at 10:30 A.M. Monday, Nov. 30, 1992 at the Alsip
Funeral Chapel. Pastor Russ Steiner of the Melba
Community Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will
follow at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Alex Reizenstein was born on May 19, 1911 at Sugar City,
Colorado to Jacob and Molly Reizenstein. He was reared
in Scottsbluff, Nebraska. He married Letha Ring in
1929 at Alliance, NE and they moved to Idaho in 1935
settling in the Caldwell and Nampa area. He worked in
farming and trucking and had Reizenstein Tree Service for
several years until he retired and moved to Kuna. In
1978 he married Rexine Dawson and they moved to Melba where
he again worked on farms and trucked until ill health forced
him to retire. Alex enjoyed trips to Nebraska,
fishing, dancing and family get togethers.
Alex is survived by his wife, Rexine of Melba; 8 daughters
and sons-in-law, Martha and Dean Oliver, Notus; Rosie and
Ken Malson, Sun River, Montana; Marge and Dean King, Kuna;
Joyce and Ray Nihart, Nampa; Donna and Shed Chapman,
Meridian; Shirley and Loren Walz, Clarkston, WA; Jeannie and
Bob Wilkerson, Nampa and Doris and Brent Jensen, Garden
City; 1 son, Floyd Reizenstein, Caldwell; a sister, Pauline
Greenwalt, Seattle, WA; 4 step children; 32 grandchildren, 6
step grandchildren and 56 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth, his parents, 4
brothers, 9 sisters and a grandson.
The family suggests memorials to the Melba Valley Senior
Citizen Center, P.O. Box 153, Melba 83641 or flowers may be