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Richard Glen Peerenboom Passes Away



 

                        

          

Richard G. Peerenboom, age 63, of Oshkosh, died Friday, December 9, 2005 at Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center in Milwaukee. He was born on August 20, 1942 in Oshkosh to Harvey and Julia (Mueller) Peerenboom. Richard married Boni Stang on November 18, 1967.

           

Richard graduated of Oshkosh High School in 1960 and went to technical school for two years, before serving his country in the U.S. Army. He was self-employed, owning the Fountain Tavern and Glen Valley Farm. The Peerenbooms host the annual Glen Valley Classic Horse Show at their farm.

 

Survivors include his wife: Boni Peerenboom of Oshkosh; two sons: Michael Peerenboom and Troy (Jamie) Peerenboom; two daughters: Jill (Rich) Pascarella and Lisa Nolte; five grandchildren: Sophie, Koy, Sloane, Zach, and Alex; one brother: Larry Peerenboom; a nephew: Jason (Stacey) Peerenboom; sister-in-law: Barbara Langkau Fletcher; brother-in-law: Bruce Stang; several nieces, nephews, and other relatives and many close friends. Preceding Richard in death are his parents and one granddaughter: Chloe Peerenboom. Richard was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and good friend to many people.

 

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. in Seefeld Family of Funeral Chapels, 300 North Eagle Street, with Reverend Martin Carr officiating. Private family burial service will be at Lake View Memorial Park. A time of visitation and support will be held on Tuesday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral chapel. The family is establishing a memorial in Richard's memory

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