Robert A. Schoenicke

June 7,1935 - Jan. 23, 2009

Robert A. Schoenicke passed away peacefully Friday Jan. 23, 2009, at age 73.

He was the loving husband of Darlene (nee Ericson) for 50 years; loving father of steven (Patty), Gary, Suzzanne (Perry) Yingling and the late Sheri Lynn; cherished grandpa of Chris, Natalie, Hunter and Cooper; and beloved brother of Florence, Victor and Doris, and the late Palmer, Edgar and Irene. Bob will also be missed by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Bob was a retiree of the U.S. Navy for 26 years, and was a retiree of Cooper Power for 15 years. He also worked at Jack Safro.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the service at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28 at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road, Waukesha (four blocks south of Interstate 94 on the corner of highways J and JJ).

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. is serving the family. For more information, please call 549-9128, or for an online obituary, condolences or to receive directions, please visit