Peter V. Hintzman, 67, of Menomonie passed away peacefully with his wife and son by his side, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at Mayo Clinic Health System-Menomonie.
He was born March 27, 1951, in Faurndau, Germany and was adopted with his sister, Monika, by their parents, Victor and Virginia (Wolfgram) Hintzman. Pete married Linda (Webster) Pember June 27, 1998, at their home in Menomonie.
In Pete’s younger years, he was a member of the Menomonie Water Ski Team and was a 1969 graduate of Menomonie High School. He lived the majority of his life in Menomonie and had a heart for raising animals with his son Matt, especially birds.
Pete was a man who enjoyed the outdoors and working with heavy equipment. He spent 30 years moving, hauling and excavating the land with Pember Companies. After retirement, he continued his love of the outdoors with Linda, gardening and pruning their beautiful roses. He spent many hours designing and creating a pond for his family to enjoy. Pete’s eight grandchildren were a big part of his life. He truly enjoyed the time he spent them and loved them with all his heart.
Pete is survived by his wife, Linda; son, Matthew (Rebecca) Hintzman; stepchildren, Joe (Heather) Pember, Eric (Coleen) Pember, Brent (Jill) Pember; grandchildren, Kaylee and Lauren Hintzman, Ryan (Haley) and Jake Pember, Raymond and Luke Pember, Chase and Tyler Pember. He is also survived by his sister, Monika Korkiszka; niece, Kayla; and nephew, Aron; as well as other friends and relatives.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Victor and Virginia Hintzman.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 5, at Olson Funeral Home in Menomonie, with Pastor Shawn Kauffeld officiating. Visitation will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home, with lunch to follow the funeral service. Olson Funeral Home of Menomonie is serving the family.
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