Richard Bluma, 73, Pulaski, died peacefully Monday, June 7, 2021. The son of John and Celia (Rudzinski) Bluma grew up in the Hofa Park area, where he was a lifelong resident. He farmed the home farm until 2008. Upon his retirement, he was employed at Crystal Springs Golf Course, where he spent many enjoyable hours on his lawn mower. Richie enjoyed all sports on all levels; local, state, and national.
Survivors include a brother-in-law: Randy Genke, Bonduel; a nephew: Steve Genke, Green Bay; and his niece / godchild: Amy Genke, Nebraska. He is also survived by three aunts: Evelyn (Harvey) Petrulla, Minnesota, Esther Marlewski, Milwaukee; and very special aunt, Rose Kleist, Bonduel; numerous cousins and friends.
In addition to his mother and dad, John and Celia, Richie was preceded in death by his sister: Mary Jane Genke; a niece: Tammy Lynn Genke; several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Friends are invited to gather with the family at St. Stanislaus Church, W1888 Hofa Park Drive, Hofa Park, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Monday, June 14th. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 4:00 p.m. Monday at the church. Burial will take place in the parish cemetery.
A very special thank you is extended to the staff at Good Shepherd in Seymour, St. Clare Hospital in Oconto Falls, and the nurses at Heartland Hospice for their care and kindness.
Online Condolences may be expressed at www.marnochafuneralhome.com