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.

Amber Pender
Amber Pender
Office Manager

Email: amberp@restlawn.net

Amber was born and raised in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and attended Northern Michigan University where she studied Management of Health and Fitness. After having their twins, James and Lillian in 2016, Amber and her husband Matt decided to relocate to Wisconsin in 2018 to be closer to their families. In her spare time, she likes to be with her family and friends, paint canvases and bake. With her previous customer service experience, she strives to give families the best experience at Restlawn Memorial Park possible.

Cynthia Segura
Cynthia Segura
Administrative Assistant

Email: cynthias@restlawn.net

coming soon…

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.

Gary Boyle
Gary Boyle
Family Service Counselor

Email: familyservice@restlawn.net

Gary grew up just north of Antigo, WI and attended Nicolet Technical College in Rhinelander for an Associates Degree in Marketing.  After spending 4 years up in the Ashland area Gary and his wife Angela of 11 years decided to make Wausau their new home for them and their 3 children Gavin, Adeline, and Grayson.  Gary enjoys spending any time he can with his family, as well as their hobby in vintage snowmobiles.  Gary has a strong history of sales and customer service excellence and looks forward to helping families with all of their personalized needs at Restlawn.

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.

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.

Bryce Swiechowski
Bryce Swiechowski
Grounds Foreman

Bryce assists with all aspects of the grounds operations at Restlawn. He is diligent with all operational facets of the park, from services, to mechanics and he does it all with a smile. Bryce 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.