January 11, 2020 – West Bend, WI –Peter G. Schwinn of West Bend passed away unexpectedly on December 10, 2019 at the age of 62. He was born on January 3, 1957 to Joseph and Marie (nee Fechter) Schwinn. In his early years, he was a volunteer for the Newburg Fire Department, worked as a mason for Jim Pankow for a number of years, as well as other miscellaneous jobs.
He enjoyed watching all forms of car racing, going fishing/ice fishing and snowmobiling as well as tinkering on motors of various kinds.
Peter is survived by his four children: Megan Kell, Matthew (Amanda) Biertzer, Becky Biertzer and Michael Biertzer; 9 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; his brothers and sisters: James (Pam), Darlene, Kathy (Bud), Rosie, Patty (Rick) Kocher, John (Kenlyn), Steven and Deb (Pat) Bohn; aunts, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Peter was preceded in death by his parents and many aunts and uncles.
Private services will be held.
The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family.