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Four Generations of Caring for Generations to Come

Our Team

Christine Toson Hentges, CCE
Christine Toson Hentges, CCE
President

Email: christieh@tributeinc.com

Christie oversees all aspects of The Tribute Companies, which own four cemeteries in Wisconsin as well as Precast concrete manufacturing facilities in Illinois and Indiana and an Architectural firm that specializes in cemetery and funeral home design and development. Christine currently serves as President-Elect for the International Cemetery, Cremation and Funeral Home Association (ICCFA) and has served extensively on Board of Directors and in Officer positions for other state, regional and national associations.

Clyde Rupnow
Clyde Rupnow
Director of Cemetery Operations

Email: clyder@tributeinc.com

Clyde oversees all aspects of operations and administration for each company owned cemetery. His responsibilities include: office and grounds personnel development, purchasing, and safety compliance at all Tribute locations. He has owned and managed operations for cemeteries for over 25 years and has been active with the Wisconsin Cemetery Association and served as Cemetery Chairperson for the Wisconsin Cemetery Board under the direction of the State’s Department of Safety and Professional Services.

Sue Syring
Sue Syring
Office Manager

Sue is responsible for hiring, training and management of office staff at the cemetery. She assures that all burial services are conducted professionally, accurately and in a manner that remembers the life of the person individually. In her position, she develops and implements programs, such as Memorial Day and Remembrance Services, which help celebrate the many lives of the individuals interred within Restlawn.

Heather Carlson
Heather Carlson
Administrative Assistant

Email: HeatherC@restlawn.net

Heather is Restlawn’s greeter; whether it is on the phone or in the office and she can answer just about any question you have about Restlawn. She is responsible for entry of all information on burials and genealogy on the individuals interred at Restlawn and has a true passion for maintaining history and memories of each person.

David Line
David Line
Family Service Counselor

David comes to Restlawn with a wealth of sales experience both within and outside of the cemetery profession. David will help your family with pre-planning and with burial and memorialization needs.

Shawn Henrichs
Shawn Henrichs
Grounds Foreman

Shawn is Restlawn’s grounds manager and is responsible for all staff, building and ground’s functions. Shawn takes great pride in the way the cemetery looks in its entirety; from first impressions at the entrances to the meticulous details of each grave and memorial.

Brian Scheffler
Brian Scheffler
Grounds Technician

Brian assists with all aspects of the grounds operations at Restlawn. Paying attention to details and respecting each family’s needs for their burial service are his strength.

Brad Monien
Brad Monien
Grounds Technician

Brad  will assure your family that their site is properly cared for now and in the future.

Our Mission

to be the most respected, responsible and value oriented provider of cemetery products and services in the community.

Our Vision

to be the recognized cemetery leader in our community, to remain family owned and operated, and to provide caring, compassionate service for many generations. We will maintain beautiful and peaceful surroundings for the deceased and their families while continuously honoring the memory of those who have passed away before us by preserving the genealogy and heritage of their lives.