Robert E. Tonti


Robert “Bob” E. Tonti passed away peacefully on Friday, July 26, 2013, at The Kathy Hospice in West Bend. Bob was a long-time resident of Whitefish Bay. Originally from Midland, Pa., Bob’s family moved to California where he graduated from California State College at Los Angeles.

Bob is survived by his wife, Mary (nee Weyer), children Corbin (Brianne) Tonti (North Las Vegas, Nev.) and Brenna Caine (Reno, Nev.), sisters Sandra Tonti (Midland, Pa.) and Jane (Wayne Kobzeff) (Hermosa Beach, Calif.), grandchildren, in-laws, aunts and uncles, nieces and nephews, cousins, and good friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents Peter Blase “Ernie” and Antoinette (nee Mosticone) Tonti and sister Delores “Dolly.”

A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, at the Phillip Funeral Home, 1420 W. Paradise Drive in West Bend. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 5-6:45 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013.

The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the nurses, doctors, and staff of The Kathy Hospice, Cedar Lake Health and Rehab Center, and Aurora Cancer Care Clinic of Grafton for their most compassionate care during the last several months.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.