Robert J. ‘Bob’ Richter

Robert J. ‘Bob’ Richter Robert J. “Bob” Richter was born to eternal life on February 9, 2018, at the age of 75.

He was the beloved husband of Carol Richter; loving father of Robert (Elsa), Randolph (Debbie), Richard, Rodney (Tiffany) and Mary-Margaret (fiance James) Richter; proud grandfather of Elsa “Karina,” Brenda (Chris), Robert, Daniel, Lindsay, Hanna, Edward, Shannon, Emily, Mason, Ryan and Kiara; and great-grandfather of Alex, Quinn, Nathan, Tyson, Brooklynn and Brantley. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Margaret; his granddaughter, Cynthia Margaret; and his brother Theodore John “T.J.”

Bob retired from The Freeman.

Visitation will be at Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home, W250-N6505 Highway 164 in Sussex on Saturday, February 17, from 9 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. Private family burial at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery.

Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Sussex is serving the family. For more information, call 262-246-4774 or visit online at