TEMPLETON - Jan P. (Hintz) Peissner, 72, of Otter River, MA stepped onto a rainbow Thursday, July 12, 2018. He died at home from pancreatic cancer.
He was born in Peterborough, NH on February 5, 1946 to Philip Hintz and Thelma (Jurva) (Hintz) (Hakkarainen) Lebeaux and grew up in St. Albans, VT with his aunt Toini Peissner.
Jan worked as a carpenter for many years and then worked as a maintenance mechanic in the plastics industry. In retirement, he worked at Wachusett Mountain Ski Area.
He leaves his wife of 41 years, Patricia; a daughter Rachael and a son Nathaniel, all of Otter River; a brother, Karl Hakkarainen of Holden, nieces, nephews and cousins, and special friends Lynn Oski and Jane LaRoche.
The family is grateful to GVNA Hospice for their participation.
There will be no funeral or calling hours.
Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon is directing arrangements.