Marvin Peppler(1925 - 2013)

Peppler, Marvin R.

Marvin R. Peppler, 87, of Oshkosh , died on Sunday, May 12, 2013 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on June 4, 1925 in Oshkosh the son of George and Lydia Meyer Peppler. Marv married Audrey Sullivan on May 17, 1946 in Oshkosh .

Marvin had been a patrol officer for 14 years and then the Sheriff of Winnebago County for 16 years. He was a member of Emmanuel United Church of Christ, American Legion Post 70, V. F. W. Post 1908, and Elks Lodge 292. He was a WWII Navy veteran.

Marvin was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather.

Surviving are his wife, Audrey of Oshkosh; daughters, Cheryl Peppler and Sandra Folske both of Oshkosh; grandchildren, Scott Goerlitz of Oshkosh, Tami (Luis) Ojeda of Bradenton, FL, Heather (Joseph) Kotloski of Oshkosh, Corey (Cindy) Folske of Oshkosh; great grandchildren, Madi and Chloe Ojeda, Claire Goerlitz, Izabel and Ilaina Kotloski, Cailey Folske; brothers, Duane (Lauralee) Peppler, Charles (Vivian) Peppler, James (Jean) Peppler all of Oshkosh; brothers-in-law, Bernie Sullivan, Brett and Terry Hedtke; sisters-in-law Carol Kluth and Marlene Reisler. Marvin was also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Preceding Marvin in death are his parents; infant brother, Duane; brother, Nathan; sister-in-law, Betty; mother and father-in-law Hazel and Norman Hedtke; father-in-law George Sullivan.

A memorial service will be on Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. at Emmanuel United Church of Christ ( 1306 Michigan St ) with Rev, Andi Wolf officiating. Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. to the service time. Inurnment will be in Lake View Memorial Park.

Marvin's family would like to thank the staff at Mercy Medical Center , Affinity Hospice Nurses and Dr. Karen Gremminger for all of their kind and compassionate care. We would also like to thank all of our family and friends for your love and support.



Published in Oshkosh Northwestern on May 14, 2013