Robert J. ĎBobí Simard

April 8, 1948 - March 16, 2006

Robert J. "Bob" Simard of Waukesha, born April 8, 1948, in Duluth, Minn., passed away after a short battle with cancer Thursday, March 16, 2006, at age 57, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital.

Bob is survived by his special friend, Sandy of Waukesha; his loving daughter, Jessica (Doug) Hardtke of Auburn, Calif.; his cherished grandson, Wyatt Hardtke; and his dear brothers and sister, Tom (Karen) Simard of Sun City, Ariz., Mary Lou (Bill) Menkevich of Coon Rapids, Minn., and Phil (Carolyn) Simard of Shaska, Minn. Bob is also survived by nieces, nephews, other family, friends and co-workers.

Services will be announced and will take place later in the spring at Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Union Grove.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bobís name to The Regional Cancer Center at Waukesha Memorial Hospital Foundation, 725 American Ave., Waukesha, WI 53188.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.