Robert H. ‘Bob’ Gale

Oct. 6, 1929 - May 17, 2006

Robert H. "Bob" Gale, a former Waukesha resident, died Wednesday, May 17, 2006, in Port Huron, Mich., at age 76. He was born on Oct. 6, 1929, in East Troy, the son of Oliver and Evelyn (nee Crawley) Gale.

Bob was employed by Church Furniture for 20 years, then worked at Waukesha Engine for 20 years. After his retirement, he resided in Florida for several years prior to moving to Michigan.

Uncle Bob will be sadly missed by Colleen Gale and Thomas Voelske. Bob is also survived by his brothers, Eddy (Karen) of Mukwonago, Jack (Norma) of Waukesha and Patrick of Milwaukee; his sisters, Linda of Canada, Jeanette of Canada and Carol of Pennsylvania; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends; and his two dogs, Sweet Pea and Boo. He is preceded in death by three brothers, Tony, Wayne and Peter; two sisters, Geri Colbeck and Beverly Rosel; two infant sisters; and his parents.

Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until the 4 p.m. funeral service Monday, May 22, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Interment will be on Tuesday, May 23, in Oak Ridge Cemetery in East Troy.

For more information, call Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home and Cremation Services at 542-6609 or visit www.waukeshafuneralhome.com for online obituaries, directions or condolences.