THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Richard L. Tebo
Issue Date: March 15, 2019
Richard Lee Tebo, 81, of Peshtigo, passed away Wednesday, March 6, 2019 with family by his side at Bay Area Medical Center.
Born Aug. 31, 1937, to the late Robert and Irene (Richter) Tebo, he attended Menominee High School but quit school early to enlist in the United States Navy in 1955. After service, he returned to school and graduated in 1976.
He married the former Betty Wilkie in 1961 in Racine and she preceded him in death on May 8, 2006.
He enjoyed time with family and his time at Rennes Health Care Center listening to the musical entertainment. He was a member of Sault Ste. Marie tribe of Chippewa Indians.
Survivors include a son, Scott (Lisa) Tebo; a brother, Ernest (Annie) Tebo; three sisters, Roberta Willan, Marie Knutson and Pat (Bob) Bancroft and two grandchildren.
Along with his parents and wife, Betty, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Cynthia; two sisters, Elizabeth Richards and Flossy Tanguay; three brothers-in-law, Robert Willan, Gerald Tanguay and Donald Knutson.
Family received relatives and friends at Berth and Rosenthal Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 12 from 4 p.m. until time of the Memorial Services at 6 p.m. Deacon Chuck Schumacher officiated and burial will be in Glenwood Memorial Gardens in Marinette.