Richard Pintsch

Richard Pintsch

Richard O. Pintsch, 62, of Townsend, WI Went to be with his Lord Thursday, April 18, 2013 at a Wausau Hospital as his family and friends sang "Jesus Loves Me." He was born on July 2, 1950 in Laona, WI to Herbert and Ruth (Niermann) Pintsch of Townsend, WI. He grew up around his folk's hardware store and graduated from Wabeno High School in 1968. He married Vicki L. Koehler on May 1, 1976 at St. John Church in Rankin, WI Together they operated Pintsch Hardware Store and raised three children: Jennifer (Joseph) Roth of Appleton, WI; Katrina (Eric) Opelia and Herbert Pintsch of Townsend, WI; three grandchildren: Remington and Gage Liptack and Benjamin Roth. Also survived by two sisters: Susan (Jeff) Koonce and Deborah Pintsch, both of Anchorage, Alaska; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Richard was a member of St. John Lutheran Church and served the Church and community all his life. He sang in the church choir and a barbershop quartette. Visitation Sunday, April 21, at St. John Lutheran Church, Townsend, WI from 2:00 PM until 7:00 PM and on Monday from 9:00 AM until Services at 11:00 AM. Pastors Stephen Mueller and Ken Mangold officiating. Interment: Forest Home Cemetery, Townsend, WI Online condolences at sjoffice@granitewave.com


Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Apr. 20 to Apr. 21, 2013