Robert E. Wendland, 82
E. Wendland, 82, of Mequon, passed away peacefully on
Wednesday, Aug. 29, surrounded by his family.
He is survived by his wife of over 60 years, Ruth Ann
Wendland (nee Jones); his children, Laura (Scott)
Humber, Ellen (Tom) McKay, Robert
(Pam) Wendland, David Wendland, Amy (Tim) Schmidt; as
well as grandchildren, Benjamin, Jameson, Griffin, Adam
(Kelly), Mark, Joshua, Alexander, Elinor, Harrison,
Julia, Hannah, Noah, Caleb; and great-grandchildren,
Grace and Audrey. He is further survived by his brother,
Bobís family was the centerpiece of his rich and
beautiful life. His professional career of over 40 years
in the wholesale drug industry culminated with his
retirement as CEO of the F. Dohmen Co. His passion for
music was a gift he passed to each of his children and
his wit, creativity and optimistic nature will be
forever missed. He is now playing his trumpet somewhere
over the rainbow.
Memorial services were conducted on Monday, Sept. 3,
at Crossroads Presbyterian Church in Mequon.
In lieu of flowers, Bob wishes donations be directed
to either the Wisconsin Institute for Neurologic and
Sleep Disorders c/o the Regional Parkinson Center, 945
N. 12th Street, #4602; Milwaukee WI 53233, or the Memory
Garden Columbarium at Crossroads Presbyterian Church,
6031 West Chapel Hill Road; Mequon WI 53097.
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