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Howard Dale Richert

May 9, 2022 | 13 comments

Howard Dale Richert, 84 of Holmen, WI, passed away peacefully on May 7, 2022 at home with his family at his side.

Born on October 27, 1937 to Robert and Helen Richert, Howard married Christina Peaslee on June 26, 1959 at First Lutheran Church in Onalaska, WI.

He proudly served in the US Army and was an avid fan of the Green Bay Packers, enjoyed reading fiction books, and watching old Westerns on TV.

Howard is survived by his wife Christina, daughters Tracy Richert and Lori (George Besl) Richert, and son Jeff Richert. And his beloved dog Lucky.

He was preceded in death by his parents Robert and Helen Richert and his sister Marlene Stavlo.

Special thanks to Mayo Clinic Hospice for their kind and compassionate care during the last months of Howard’s life.

A celebration of life service will be held on July 17th from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the Halfway Creek West Shelter House 400 Walnut Dr., in Holmen.



  1. Dawn Wilkins

    We are so sorry for the loss of Howie. He was a pretty good guy and I’m sure he will be missed by many of his friends and family. RIP Howie. Our sympathy to all of his family.


    Sorry for your loss, I worked with Howie at GHB, He always seemed to be in a good mood. May he rest in peace.

    Tom Peek

    • Lori Richert

      Thank you Tom for your kind words.

  3. George Alfred Johnson

    So sorry for your loss. George always enjoyed getting together with Howard at McDonalds. Howard was a good friend and will be missed.

    • Lori Richert

      Thank you so much for your kind words. My dad loved going to McDonalds just to see you. He talked about it until the end of his days. He missed you very much. You are very good friends. Please stay in touch.

  4. Michael Wateski and family

    Sharing you in our prayers on this difficult time. I remember visiting with the family when we were younger with my step father Chuck. I remember your Dad as a nice guy. Will try to make it to the celebration. Peace be with you all.

  5. Lisa & Doug

    I am so sorry for the pain and grief that you; Aunt Tina, Jeff, Tracy, Lori and George, have gone through. Saying good bye is difficult. Know his pain is gone and he is at peace. Our thoughts are with you during this time. Love and hugs.

  6. Rod Stavlo

    So sorry for your loss, our thoughts are with all of you at this time.

    • Terry Johnson

      Lori, Tracy and I are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts prayers are going out to you and your family.

      • Lori Richert

        Thank you so much for everything. You are truly good friends.

  7. Tammy Pedersen Marker

    So sorry for your loss, prayers and love for your family.

  8. Sandy and Steve Swan

    Our condolences on your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family.

  9. Jon and Tracy Riek

    Tina, Tracy, Lori, jeff. Jon and are so sorry to hear about the loss of your husband / father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.


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