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July 7, 1941 — March 4, 2021

William "Bill" Rienerth, age 79, of Brunswick, passed away on Thursday, March 4, 2021 at his residence surrounded by family.

He was born on July 7, 1941 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Michael V. Sottosanti and Ann Toza Hallman.

The Rienerth's moved to Brunswick in 1962, opening Donutland in 1972.

Bill is survived by his dear son, William Jr. "Billy"; cherished grandchildren, Amanda and Ashley Rienerth; great-grandchildren, Malorie and Abriana Kurilec and great-great grandson, Oliver William Sum; sister, Diane (Bob) Helmerich; and brother, Lou (Pat) Rienerth.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 58 years, Carol A. Rienerth (nee Kovalik) on May 30, 2020 and his step-father, Andrew Rienerth.

Love and appreciation to a special caregiver, Danielle Zweifel.

The family will receive friends for Bill on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 from 12:00pm until 8:00 pm at the Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 1642 Pearl Road, Brunswick (1/2 mile south of Route 303). Masks are required and we ask that you show your respect and kindly pass through. The family will also have a PRIVATE (by invitation only) funeral service on Thursday, March 11, 2021 at 3:00 pm in which anyone can view thru live streaming.

Contributions in Bill's memory may be made to the Special Olympics of Medina County, 4691 Windfall Road, Medina, Ohio 44256.
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Wednesday, March 10, 2021

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1642 Pearl Road, Brunswick, OH 44212

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