Robert ‘Bob’ L.
services will be held on Wednesday, April 24, at 7 p.m. at Mueller
Funeral Home & Crematory, W63 N527 Hanover Ave., Cedarburg, for Robert
“Bob” L. Zehren who died on Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at the age of 81
from natural causes at Horizon Hospice in Mequon. Visitation will be
held on Wednesday at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until the time of the
American Legion Post 288 walk through. Inurnment will be held on
Saturday, April 27, at Zur Ruhe Cemetery in Cedarburg at 11:30 a.m. with
military honors. Memorials to the Ozaukee County Humane Society or the
Peter Wollner American Legion Post 288 are appreciated. For online
condolences and to view his video tribute, please visit
Robert was born on Sept. 29, 1931, in West Bend to Alphonse and Marcella
(St. Louis) Zehren. Bob was united in marriage to Kathleen (nee Krause)
on July 29, 1967. Bob enjoyed fishing, hunting and liked to work with
wood. Traveling was also an enjoyment of his. Robert proudly served in
the U. S. Army during the Korean Conflict and was a member of the Peter
Wollner American Legion Post 288. He worked for the Mequon-Thiensville
School District for several years. Bob loved life, but most of all he
loved spending time with his family.
Bob is survived by his wife, Kathleen; children, Lynda (George) VanDreel,
Dennis and John (Doreen) Zehren; daughterin- law, Ruth Zehren;
grandchildren, Edward (Lori) Arndt, Sandra (Travis Schoenborn) Arndt,
Tim VanDreel, Brittany (John Stang) VanDreel, Eric (Kristin) Zehren,
James (Lynn Filenius) Zehren, April Zehren, Jake Zehren, Travis Zehren,
Eric (Kaley) Fuchs, Nick Fuchs, Emily (Brandon Hainstock) Zehren and
Andrea (Daniel) Huffstetler; great-grandchildren, Sabrina, Robert,
Susan, Andrew, Zaida, Laila, Emry, Ella, Liam, Adrian and Jordyn;
siblings, Tom Zehren, Marjorie Anderson, Nancy (Donny) Peters and Sue
(Richard) Weber; sister-in-law, Dorothy (Richard) Shallue; nieces,
nephews, other relatives and friends.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents, Alphonse and Marcella; his son,
Paul Zehren; his brother-in-law, Andy Anderson and his niece, Sandy
Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.