Robert ‘Bob’ L. Sheskey
Sept. 2, 1924 — June 15, 2015
Robert “Bob” L. Sheskey of Waukesha died on Monday, June 15, 2015, at Waukesha Springs at the age of 90. He was born in Beaver Dam on September 2, 1924, the son of Joseph and Mary (nee Robbe) Sheskey. Bob worked as a bacteriologist for Golden Guernsey Dairy for many years. He was an avid golfer, golfing until he was 90, loved fast cars, working in his garden and woodworking. Most of all, he loved being with his family, and will always be remembered for being a humble, dependable man and a loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
He will be sadly missed by his son, Steve Sheskey of East Troy; his grandchildren, Michael Sheskey, Joel Sheskey, Kate (Brian) Lightfield and Krystin; and great-grandchildren, Dylan, Audrey, Hagen and Illana. He is further survived by his daughter-in-law, Judy Sheskey, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jean Sheskey (nee Hammer) on October 9, 1998; his son, Jim Sheskey; and his brothers and sisters, Henry, Margaret, Eunice, Stanley and Buddy.
Visitation will be held on Monday, June 22, from 4:00PM until 6:30PM at the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. No formal funeral service will be held. A private entombment will take place on Tuesday at St. Joseph Cemetery.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035, or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave the family an online tribute message.