THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Barry L. Race
Issue Date: September 30, 2020
Barry L. (Butch) Race, 78, of Hartsville, S.C., formerly of Peshtigo, passed away Monday, Sept. 21, 2020 at home.
Born to Joseph and Fern Race of Peshtigo, he graduated from Peshtigo High School in 1960 and immediately joined the service. He served in the military for over 30 years including two times in Vietnam. He also served in the United States National Guard.
An avid sports fan, he followed the Brewers, Yankees and the Packers. He also enjoyed deer and elk hunting in Wyoming.
He is survived by two brothers, Jerry (Sherry) Race of Fort Meyers, Fla. and Tom (Kay) Race of LaFarge, Wi.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Richard in 2019.
Burial will be at Bushnell Veterans Cemetery in Florida near his brother Richard.