Death Notice: Melvin Reth


A funeral service for Melvin W. Reth, 94, will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1, at Eldridge United Methodist Church. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service on Thursday at the church. Burial will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 2, at Oakwood Cemetery, Monticello. Chambers Funeral Home, Eldridge, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Mr. Reth died Thursday, Jan. 25, 2024, at Harmony Utica Ridge, Davenport.

Memorials may be made to the Eldridge UMC Building Endowment Fund.

Online condolences may be made at

A full obituary will appear in the Jan. 31 edition of The NSP


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