Robert Oscar Memmel

Feb. 8, 1925 Jan. 13, 2014

Robert Oscar Memmel of Oconomowoc passed away at his home on Jan. 13, 2014, at the age of 88.

He was the beloved husband of Erika; loving father of Stephanie, Heidi and Lisa; and dear grandfather of Emma, Erica, David, Lauren, Jack and Eva.

Robert was born Feb. 8, 1925, in Milwaukee, grew up in Wauwatosa, and spent summers on Okauchee Lake, where he later raised his family.

He served in the Army in the 1940s and received his degree from the University of Wisconsin in Madison.

Robert was a well-known artist in the Milwaukee area and completed his last work of art just months before his passing.

A private memorial service will be planned for spring.