Robert D. ‘Da Weas'’ Wiesenthal

Robert D. 'Da Weas' WiesenthalRobert D. “Da’Weas” Wiesenthal entered into eternal life December 31, 2014, at age 70.

He was the proud father of Jonathon, Monica (Darrell) Rhodes, Thomas and Amie (Brian) Hansen and the beloved grandpa of Lauren Taylor Rhodes, Isabella, Jake and Allissa Hansen and Samantha Wiesenthal. Bob is further survived by other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by parents, Robert and Agnes (nee Schober) Wiesenthal, and sister Nancy Manley.

A memorial gathering at Krause Funeral Home, 21600 W. Capitol Dive, Brookfield, on Saturday, January 10, from 2-5PM. Life celebration to begin at 5PM.

Bob attended St. Joe’s Catholic School through eighth grade, where he was an altar boy. He was a graduate of Waukesha South High School, class of 1962. Upon graduation he worked at Teledyne Wisconsin Motors for 18 years, working in the tool room. Bob later worked at Harken as a master metallic finisher and retired in 2012.

His true love and passion for cars started at an early age and lead him to be one of the founding members of Waukesha Old Car Club.

Bob had many hobbies, which included rebuilding old cars, ice fishing, hunting, golf, gardening and canning, baking and cooking, wood working, knife making, drawing and sign making and many more.

His love and dedication to his family was always his number one priority. His love and memories will continue through his children, grandchildren and many friends. He was loved by all.

Krause Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Brookfield is serving the family. For more information, call 262-432-8300 or visit online at

“Gone but not forgotten”