Robert C. Gassert

Jan. 20, 1943 Jan. 13, 2014

Robert C. Gassert of Genesee found peace Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at the age of 70.

He was born in Washington, D.C., to Charles and Jean (Radtke) Gassert on Jan. 20, 1943. He is survived by his loving wife of 26 years, Joanne Bachhuber; children Jeanne Gassert, Jackie (Brian) Fonk, Rob (Linda) Gassert, and Maggie Gassert; and was the stepfather of Kelly and Scott Bachhuber. Robert was the proud grandfather of Robbie, Morgan, Brooke, Caitlin, Amanda, Cody, Janice, Brian, Elisha and Emma.

He also is survived by brothers John, Jerry, Richard, Charles, and Daniel; sisters Charlene and Cecilia; his constant Lab companion Jack and other family and friends. Robert was preceded in death by his parents and brother Paul.

Special thanks to Dr. Gilberto Rodrigues and Ann Kalvoda and to the staff at Seasons Hospice who were patient, kind and gentle at a difficult time.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to New Tribes Mission or to L.E.A.R.N. (a Lab rescue organization).

Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until the memorial service at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 18, at Brooklife Church, 857 S. Rochester St. in Mukwonago.