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Richard “Rich” A. Dobrenz

Richard “Rich”  A. Dobrenz Richard “Rich”  A. Dobrenz


Richard “Rich” A. Dobrenz, 76, of Perkinstown, passed away at home on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2024. Cremation rites have been accorded and a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Rich was born on Nov. 20, 1947 to Alfred and Elsie (Kahler) Dobrenz in West Bend. He married Christine “Tina” A. Tomczak on Feb. 17, 1968 in Elma, Wash. He worked as a journeyman glazier and owned and operated the Country Inn for 26 years until his retirement.

In his spare time Rich enjoyed gardening, camping, being around animals, music, classic cars, and spending time with his family and friends.

Rich is survived by his daughters, Renee (Joe) Zenner and Breanne (Matt) Noland, both of Medford; grandchildren, Carter (Molly) Jamieson, Joelle (Adam) Zuelsdorff, Austin Noland, Ashton Noland, Marcella Noland, and Amelia Noland; sister, Barbara (Jim) Harder of Medford; brother, Dennis Dobrenz of Ronan, Mont. Rich is further survived by other family and friends.

Rich was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and brother, Lawrence Dobrenz in Vietnam.

In lieu of flowers memorial donation may be given to the family for use at a later designation.

Hemer-Pickerign Funeral & Cremation Services of Medford is serving the family. Please visit to share condolences online.

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