Peggy Jean Henriksen

Peggy Jean Henriksen

Peggy Jean Henriksen

Peggy Jean Henriksen, age 75, of Wisconsin Rapids (formerly of Arkdale), Wisconsin died Sunday, October 04, 2020 at Arbor View Court in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.

Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 9, 2020 at the Niebull Cemetery. Pastor Terri Skildum will officiate.

Peggy was born August 18, 1945 in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin to Claude and Florence (Johnson) Droste. She grew up in Big Flats. Peggy worked at Metal-Fab, Arkdale Trinity Lutheran Church, and the Adams-Friendship School District. She married Kenneth Koehn – this marriage was blessed with two sons before ending in divorce. Peggy later married Raymond “Sonny” Henriksen.

Peggy enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, gardening, cross stitch, and baking.

Peggy was a member of Arkdale Trinity Lutheran Church

Peggy was preceded in death by her parents: Claude and Florence; husband, Raymond “Sonny”; brothers: Carl, Leo, and Robert.

Son: Aaron (Celina) Koehn of Ripon, Wisconsin
Son: Adam Koehn of Arkdale, Wisconsin
Sister: Gloria Herr of Tampa, Florida
Grandchildren: Austin Koehn, Evan Koehn, Brayden Koehn
Further survived by other relatives and friends.

Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit for online condolences and further information.

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  1. Aaron Koehn says:

    All – Thank you for the kind words and remembering our mother.

  2. Iris Rozelle Cogburn says:

    Praying for the family

  3. Patricia M Schiefer says:

    So sorry to hear of Peggy’s passing away. She was a very nice lady. May God pertect. her always up in heaven.

  4. Ed and Pat Knupp says:

    Sorry for your loss Adam and AAron , your mother and sonny were the best of neighors and friends .We had a lot of fun and memories with them.

  5. Roger and Ellen Chambers says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

  6. Charles Droste says:

    My condolences Aaron and Adam for the loss of your mom. I will always cherish the monthly visits I had with her the last 5 years. May she RIP!

  7. Ginger Hohenstein says:

    Aaron and Adam, I am so sorry for your loss. I know the last years have been difficult.

    I have been thinking of all the good times our Moms had together the crazy food and crafts.

    And I can’t help imagining those two getting into trouble again with Sonny egging them on.

    Thinking of you guys. You are in my prays

  8. Sherry Ravenscroft says:

    Aaron and Adam,
    You have my deepest sympathies on the loss of your mom. She was a wonderful lady. Hold on to the memories.

  9. Pat Holm Jodarski says:

    Thoughts and prayers friends and family

  10. Judy Heitmann says:

    So sorry for your loss Adam and Aaron. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. She touched the heart’s of all who knew her. I will forever cherish the last time that we visited her at the farm. Debbie and I did visit her in the Rapids but I don’t know if she knew it. Sending hugs

  11. Curtie and Michelle Pollex says:

    Aaron, Toad and family~ I am very sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom. I know she had been suffering for sometime and we know personally how hard that is to watch. I’m glad her suffering is over and is now at peace with the Lord. 😇 Sending the biggest of hugs to you both!! 🥰 Love ya!! Curtie and Michelle

  12. Kathryn L NEWSOM says:

    sending my sincere condolences to Adam and Aaron and to the Droste family, I am so sorry for your loss, I have known Peggy for years, 4-H, school, she was also a great friend to my mom Irene, many fond memories of her and her beautiful smile and spirit. Prayers are with you all.

  13. Bob & Emily Bethke says:

    Aaron, Adam and family our deepest sympathies on Peggy’s passing.

  14. Carol Schanke says:

    So sorry for your loss. Peggy was a great person.

  15. Kim Bezemek says:

    I worked with Peggy at Pineland grade school. She was such a kind and friendly lady. My condolences to her family.

  16. Sue Anderson says:

    Aaron, Adam and Families,
    So sorry for your loss. Lots of happy memories spending time with Peggy. Keep the happy thoughts close.

  17. Gerri Droste says:

    Aaron and Adam Sorry for your loss!Aunt Peg was great, so many precious memories of fun times on the farm!! RIP in Aunt Peg😒

  18. Mark Droste says:

    Aaron, Adam &Family, my sincere condolences to you all. Aunt Peggy will forever be missed. My thoughts and prayers go out to you all. RIP Aunt Peggy.

  19. Rita Zietlow says:

    Adam, Aaron and family you have my sincere condolences. I worked with your mom for several years at the high school. I have many good memories of that time. I remember going to the little pick restaurant in Wisconsin Rapids oh so good. Prayers to your family’s.

  20. Jodi Lecy Helgeson says:

    Adam, Aaron and family – sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your families

  21. Barb (Larson) Dehmlow says:

    Adam, Aaron and family, So sorry to hear about Peg. I spent a lot of time around the family in my younger days that I called her Aunt Peggy. Lots of very fond memories. Please know you are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  22. Charlene Jensen says:

    I’m so sorry to hear of Peggy’s long illness and death. I remember her as a fun up-beat person. May God bless your memories.

  23. Kori Nawrot says:

    So very sorry to hear of your families loss. Thoughts and prayers.

  24. PAMELA J NEEDHAM says:

    Glad you are at peace Aunt Peg but you will be very missed. RIP
    Adam, Aaron & Family: so sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful Aunt and I have many fond memories of spending time with her. with much love and sorrow, Pam & Family

  25. Trinty Wadel says:

    Thoughts and prayers Adam and family. Im sorry for your loss.

  26. Wally Peterson says:

    Sorry for the family’s loss

  27. Arlene Benegas says:

    My deepest sympathy for Peggys passing,but know she is at peace now. She was a wonderful sister-in -law. love to all

  28. Bob & Alet Grabarski says:

    Our sympathy and condolences to Aaron and Adam and families. We certainly have a lot of history and good times with your mom and family, including 4-H, Lions, and football games in the RV. May you remember the positive things in your mom’s life and joy she brought to those she touched. RIP Peggy

  29. Jim and Ardy Olson says:

    Prayers for Aaron and Adam and families, so sorry for your loss

  30. Evelyn & Larry Johnston says:

    To Peggy ‘s Family, Peggy always had a smile, and a laugh that was contagious. She now is at peace. May the Lord surround her with His Love & Spirit.

  31. Liana Glavin says:

    My thoughts and prayers! So many memories of your mom, she always had a smile. I am so glad Gloria and your mom had time together. They enjoyed life. These last years have not been easy. May God comfort all of you. My condolences!

  32. TERRY BRENNER says:

    Love you Aunt Peg; will miss you!!!

  33. Cathy Rathermel says:

    I’m so sorry to hear this sad news. Peggy was such a wonderful, sweet lady, my heart breaks. Always had a smile and ready for a laugh. We always shared a laugh. Sending hugs and love to you both, Aaron and Adam. Good memories.

  34. Kari Banovec says:

    My heart is with your family during this time of loss. She was a wonderful person that had a smile for everyone & treated many like family. I have many fond memories of her as I grew up. Know our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  35. Kim Cleland says:

    Hugs and Love Aaron & Adam. ❤️

  36. Carla Lavallee says:

    Peggy was a wonderful woman, condolences to Adam and Aaron.

  37. Valerie Mecklenburg says:

    Heartbroken for you all..hugs

  38. Peg Lecy says:

    Sorry on your loss

  39. Judy Alderman says:

    So sorry for the families loss

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