Steven W Peplinski "Pep" of Bloomington, MN passed away on March 22, 2021 at the age of 71.
He was born and raised in Winona, MN. The youngest of 6 kids, he grew up playing every sport possible. Steve married the love of his life, Bonnie, on October 21, 1972. They settled in Minneapolis, MN where they raised 3 wonderful children. He worked for Pillsbury (General Mills) for 34 years in research and development. He retired at age 55 so he would be able to enjoy his passions: family, golf, baseball, fishing, and traveling.
Steve is survived by amazing wife, Bonnie; children, Julie (Mark), Matt, Stephanie (Devin); Grandchildren, Charlotte, Lilly, Owen, Ellis and Evelyn. Brother, Marty (Judy), Brothers and sisters-in-law, many loving nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. Preceded in death by parents Eleanor and Martin Peplinski, brother David, sisters Lorraine, Judy and Joyce.
Memorial service 11am on Friday March 26, 2021 at St. Edwards Church in Bloomington. The service will be livestreamed with a link available on the church website. A celebration of his life will take place this summer. Details will be announced at a later date.
Special thank you to the compassionate team at Methodist ICU and the rehab therapists who helped him on his road to recovery. In lieu of flowers please consider a memorial of your own choosing in his honor.