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Dorothy Peebles

August 5, 1929 — August 29, 2021

Dorothy Olga Hedwig Schmoldt Peebles, age 92, passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2021.

She was born August 5, 1929, in Watertown, WI. Daughter of the late to John and Minnie (Jacob) Schmoldt. The youngest of five children.

She was a graduate of Girl's Technical High School, Miles in 1947. Dorothy received an honor pin for service to Girl's Tech, the National Honor Society, and a delegate to Badger Girls State in Madison.

On April 24, 1948, she was united in marriage to Kenneth I. Peebles in Milwaukee.

Dorothy was honored by Shawano County as '64 and '65 Outstanding Young Farmers. Besides caring for her family, Dorothy helped run their large dairy farm and raised Appaloosa horses. She was a member of Ascension Lutheran Church, Navarino 4-H group, worked with the A.I.M. team, the Appaloosa Horse Club, and was a grateful member of Al Anon. She enjoyed the Packers, crocheting and playing cards with Traci and Judy.

Dorothy is survived by her son, Glen (Phyllis) Peebles; daughter, Lori Block, Bonduel; four grandsons: Lee Block, Bonduel, Eric (Anne) Peebles, Bonduel, Adam (Katie) Peebles, Pulaski, Kenneth (Fiancé Kathy) Eder, Nichols; four great-grandchildren: Vincent, Lucia, Thomas, Margaret, and another coming in September; numerous nephews and nieces.

She was preceded in death by Kenneth I. Peebles of 59 years in 2007; one son, Marvin Iver Peebles in 1955 at three years old; sister, Gertrude Zastrow; brothers: Robert, Harold, and Edward Schmoldt.

Visitation will take place at 9 a.m. on Saturday, September 18, 2021, at Ascension Lutheran Church, Navarino until the time of the memorial service at 11 a.m. with Pastors Mark and Marcia Sabin officiating. Muehl-Boettcher Funeral Home, Seymour is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences may be expressed to Dorothy's family at www.muehlboettcher.com

Extra thanks for all the extra care from ThedaCare Hospice, Tammy, Molly, Katie, and Kelly. Also special thanks to Dr. Curtis Baltz, longtime family doctor.
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Saturday, September 18, 2021

9:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

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W6106 Navarino Rd, Shiocton, WI 54170

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Saturday, September 18, 2021

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W6106 Navarino Rd, Shiocton, WI 54170

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