David Peplinski, 76, of Cecil, passed away peacefully on April 4, 2016, with his family by his side. Born on Oct. 13, 1939, in Milwaukee, he was the son of the late Harry and Pearl (Poznanski) Peplinski. He was one of four children.
The family later moved, to Richfield. David graduated from Slinger High School and later served in the Army. He married Sue Riesch, of Slinger on July 13, 1968. He worked on highway and bridge construction for 33 years. They moved to the Shawano area in 1978.
David enjoyed hunting, fishing and was an avid gardener and cook.
He is survived by his wife, Sue, of Cecil; daughter, Michelle Peplinski, of Madison; brother, Jerry, of Cecil; sister, Mary Ann (Ken) Ries, of Centerville, Georgia; and nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his younger brother, Bruce.
The family would like to thank Dr. Jules Blank and the staff of Green Bay Oncology, and the doctors and nurses of St. Vincent’s Hospital in Green Bay.