Robert J. 'Bob' Wodke

Aug. 22, 1914 - Feb. 24, 2009

Robert J. "Bob" Wodke of Waukesha, formerly of Lake Mills, died Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009, at Waukesha Springs at age 94. He was born Aug. 22, 1914, in Lake Mills, the son of Ben and Edith (Whipp) Wodke.

Bob served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II. He worked in research at University Hospital in Madison for many years before retiring. He was a member of the VFW and enjoyed participating in many Memorial Day parades over the years.

Bob will be sadly missed by his daughter, Barbara Wodke of Waukesha; his son, Robert (Melinda) Wodke of Waukesha; and granddaughter, Shannon Young.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Grace, in 1958.

Graveside services with military honors will be held Friday, Feb. 27 at Rock Lake Cemetery in Lake Mills.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave an online tribute.