Robert J. Gerlach

Robert J. Gerlach, 55, of Slinger passed away Wednesday Jan. 2, 2008 at Community Memorial Hospital in Menomo-nee Falls after a prolonged illness.

Bob was born and raised in Milwaukee, attending Morse Jr. High School and graduating from James Madison High School in 1969.

He worked assorted jobs until his illness prevented him from working any longer.

Bobís passions in life were hunting, sports of all kinds, he loved cars, especially his GTO, snowmobiling and motorcycles.

His true loves were his dogs.

Bob is survived by his children, Wyatt Gerlach and Christin Gerlach.

He is further survived by his sister, Linda Gerlach; his dog, Lightning; aunts; uncles; cousins other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Sally (nee Stevens) Gerlach.

No formal services will be held, with cremation taking place at Paradise Cremation Services.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family

www.phillipfuneralhome.com.