|Death: ||Feb. 10, 2012|
Gordon Pepin, 60, passed peacefully in his sleep the early morning of Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, at Select Specialty Hospital in Madison, WI with his loving wife, Joy at his side.
Gordy had stage 4 cancer and congestive heart failure, which were only diagnosed in late January. Gordy graduated from East High School, attended Rock Valley College in Rockford, IL, and Milwaukee School of Engineering. He was last employed by Enerpac of Milwaukee, WI as a project engineer, and retired following an injury in 1988. Gordy was a member of Abate of Wisconsin, the Circle Sanctuary, and a respected elder of the Pagan Community. He had been an eco-warrior since the 1980s. He was a loving husband, and the best friend anyone could ask for.
Gordy is survived by his wife, Joy Hartje-Pepin; and his other brother, Kenneth Markee.
Pre-deceased by parents, Lee and Maxine Pepin; brother Randall; and step-brother, Bradley Pepin.
His kindness, generosity, humor and wit will be missed by all who knew him.
Memorial service will be held from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, March 4, at Memorial Hall, 211 N. Main St., Rockford, Ill.
Arrangements by All Faiths Funeral & Cremation Services.
Published in Rockford Register Star from February 24 to February 25, 2012
Created by: Rita Botkin Bomher
Record added: Feb 25, 2012
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