Virginia Schwantes Peltier, age 62 of Bullhead City, AZ died unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 18, 2016. She was born on April 3, 1954 in Kewaunee to Erwin and Carol Schwantes.
Virginia graduated from Kewaunee High School in 1972 and went on to get her degree in Nursing. She worked at the Kewaunee Nursing Home as well as Shady Lane Nursing Home in Manitowoc. After marrying her husband, Richard Peltier, on June 4,2004, they made their home in Bullhead City, AZ where she worked at the local hospital.
Survivors include her husband, Richard, Bullhead City AZ, one son and daughter-in-law: Matthew and Sandy Schwantes, Kewaunee; one granddaughter: Alexandra; her parents: Erwin and Carol Schwantes, Kewaunee; one brother and sister-in-law: Bruce and Julie Schwantes, Two Rivers; one sister: Holly Schwantes, Kewaunee; one step daughter: Wendi (Terry) Behermann, Two Rivers; one step: Collen (Tina) Peltier, Green Bay and three nephews: Jack, Ben and Riley Peltier.
Friends may call after at Buchanan Funeral Home, Kewaunee until the time of services. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Howard Batt officiating.