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Peter L. Harwood

June 21, 1958 - July 6, 2021
Racine, WI


Life Story / Obituary


Peter Lorne Harwood, “Pete”, age 63 passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at his residence. He was born in Barre, VT, June 21, 1958, son of the late John and Mary (Nee:Larkin) Harwood.

Pete graduated from Burlington High School, Burlington, VT, “Class of 1976.”. He proudly served in the U.S. Air Force for 4 years stationed in Germany. Following his service he returned to Rochester, NY and worked at Eastman Kodak Company and then IBM. He moved to Racine, WI, in 2002 and worked as a Laboratory Technician at Miller Brewery up until his death. Pete was an avid skier and sports fan. He was a die hard Red Sox Fan and was elated when the they won the world series in 2004 following a 86 year drought. Pete was a quiet man who enjoyed the simple things in life. He will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved him.

Surviving is his loving companion, Cindy Kristopeit; siblings, Elizabeth Spalty, Susan (Tim) Audette, John (Elaine) Harwood, Jeff Harwood; nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, the Trehus Family, other relatives and dear friends.

Private services were held. In memory of Pete, share a simple gesture of kindness to someone in need.