Robert ‘Bob’ D. Sugden

Jan. 18, 1941 - March 21, 2007

Robert "Bob" D. Sugden, 66, of the town of Summit, died unexpectedly Wednesday, March 21, 2007, at Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital. He was born in Neenah on Jan. 18, 1941, to David and Dorothy (nee Campbell) Sugden.

Mr. Sugden was a member of Galilee Lutheran Church for 35 years and a longtime member of the Waukesha Noon Lions, serving as the club president in 1983. He was a Birch-Sturm recipient and Melvin Jones Fellow. Bob was a charter member of the Lapham Peak Friends and avid cross country skier, competing in 25 Birkie’s. He was passionate about all forms of bicycling and was employed at Waukesha County Technical College for 32 years. Bob will be remembered as a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, educator and athlete.

He was loved and will be sadly missed by his wife of 43 years, Sandra; their two children, Christine (Jeff) Ross of Genesee Depot and David (Wendy) Sugden of Waukesha; and three special grandchildren, Chelsey, Trevor and Katie. He is further survived by his father, David Sugden of Neenah; two brothers, Thomas Sugden of Menomonee Falls and Dennis Sugden of North Dakota; and a sister, Susan (Jim) Larson of Appleton. Other relatives and many friends also survive.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy.

Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 25, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Visitation continues from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. memorial service Monday, March 26, at Galilee Lutheran Church, N24-W26430 Crestview Drive, Pewaukee.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the charities that were dear to Bob are appreciated.

Randle-Dable Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 547-4035 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.