Robert ‘Bob’ Pechanach Jr.

Aug. 16, 1947 – June 28, 2010

Robert "Bob" Pechanach Jr. of Colgate, formerly of Genesee, passed away at Angels-Grace Hospice on Monday, June 28, 2010, surrounded by family and friends at age 62. He was born in Milwaukee on Aug. 16, 1947, the son of Robert and Sophie (nee Vitas) Pechanach.

Bob served as a Milwaukee police officer for many years before retiring from the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department. Bob was the ultimate Wisconsin Badgers fan.

He will be dearly missed by his wife, Cindy (nee Kubiak); son, Robert III "Bobby" and his wife, Erin, and their children, Alexander and Maja; and daughter, Angela, and her daughter, Olivia. He will be deeply missed by his sisters, Marie (Bill) Radoszewski and Kathleen (Ken) Grenier; as well as many other relatives and friends. He also leaves behind two beloved furry friends, Josie and Oliver.

Please join the family for a celebration of his life from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, July 1, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Bob would be proud to see you wearing Badger red in his honor.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to HAWS, 701 Northview Road, Waukesha, WI 53188; or to AngelsGrace Hospice, W359-N7430 Brown St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation & Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to for directions or to leave an online tribute.