Robert R. Kuhlka

Aug. 5, 1930 - June 12, 2011

Robert R. Kuhlka, 80, a lifelong resident of Waukesha, passed away Sunday, June 12, 2011, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital. He was born Aug. 5, 1930, in Waukesha, to Gustave and Marie (Bach) Kuhlka.

Robert served in U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Josephine "Jo." He was a loving father to Nancy (David) Diestler of Janesville; dear grandpa of Amy and John Diestler; and fond brother of Margaret Boettcher and Edith (Bud) Schram. He is also survived by his sisters-in-law, Dorothy Hunkins, Minnie Simon, Toni Zeller, Mel (Bill) Condon and Betty (Dennis) Bourgoin; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary or leave condolences.