John Tengblad

Obituary of John Tengblad

John Eric Tengblad, age 74 of Deland, passed away on May 6, 2018 at Halifax Hospice Center in Orange City, surrounded by family and friends.  John was born in Chicago and lived there until he graduated from the University of Miami in 1966.  He still has many friends from his college years at UM and his fraternity Kappa Sigma.  He stayed in Miami after graduation and entered the business community and later started his own business, John E. Tengblad, CLU, ChFC. 

He is survived by his wife Regina Holland Tengblad, son Michael Tengblad, and stepchildren (Brian Parker, Angela Hill and John Clark Parker) and four grandchildren, his sister Joan McCormick and her husband James McCormick. John was an avid golfer, boats man and enjoyed traveling with Regina, especially on the European River Cruises and summers in Wisconsin.

 A Celebration of Life will be scheduled for a later date in Deland and also in Fish Creek Wisconsin. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to the American Heart Assoc., or the Center for Autism at the University of Miami.  Condolences may be shared with the family at Lankford Funeral Home: