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Peter Bemis, 66, succumbs to cancer

By: Robert Grace

SHEBOYGAN FALLS, WIS. — Plastics Hall of Fame member Peter F. Bemis, president, CEO and co-owner of Bemis Manufacturing Co., died of cancer Oct. 9 at his home in Elkhart Lake, Wis. He was 66 years old. He leaves behind a legacy of innovation and a reputation as an industry and civic leader and a forward-thinking processing maven who pushed the boundaries of technology.

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