By American Farriers Journal Staff
Butler, Wis., farrier Mark Ellis is among the organizers of a celebration of the life of Red Renchin, who recently passed away.
Please RSVP by Thursday, Sept. 10 to Ellis to ensure there is enough food and wait staff.
Renchin, a Hall Of Fame farrier and technical editor of American Farriers Journal, passed away unexpectedly this past weekend. The Mequon, Wis., and Wellington, Fla., farrier was well-known throughout the industry for his outstanding work with hunters and jumpers at all levels of competition, including jumpers that participated in the Olympics. Renchin operated a multifarrier business for many years in southeast Wisconsin and northeast Illinois.
Renchin was inducted into the International Horseshoeing Hall Of Fame in 1995. He was an award-winning writer as technical editor for American Farriers Journal and was a frequent a speaker at the International Hoof-Care Summit.