Richard Lee Tebo, 81, of Peshtigo, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on,  March 6, 2019 at Bay Area Medical Center.
    Born Aug. 31, 1937 son of the late Robert and Irene (Richter) Tebo, Richard attended Menominee High School but quit school early to enlist in the U.S. Navy in 1955.  After returning from the Navy he went back to school and was very proud of graduating in 1976. Richard married the former Betty Wilkie in 1961 in Racine and she preceded him in death May 8, 2006. He cherished spending time with his family and when living at Rennes H.C.  enjoyed listing to the musical entertainment they provided. He was a member of Sault Ste. Marie tribe of Chippewa Indians.
    Richard is survived by, a son, Scott (Lisa) Tebo; a brother, Ernest (Annie) Tebo; three sisters: Roberta Willan, Marie Knutson and Pat (Bob) Bancroft; and two grandchildren: Sabrina and Morgan Tebo.
    Along with Richard’s parents and his wife Betty, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Cynthia;  two sisters: Elizabeth Richards, Flossy Tanguay;  three brothers-in-law: Robert Willan, Gerald Tanguay, and Donald Knutson.
    Family will receive relatives and friends at Berth & Rosenthal Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 12 from 4 p.m. until time of Memorial services at 6 with Deacon Chuck Schumacher officiating.
Burial will be in Glenwood Memorial Gardens in Marinette.
    The family would like to thank Rennes H.C. East, Unity Hospice and Bay Area Medical Center for their compassion, kindness and wonderful care given to Richard.