Robert Szypszak, 79

Robert J. 'Shippy' SzypszakRobert J. “Shippy” Szypszak was born to Eternal Life on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at age 79.

Beloved husband of Roselyn (nee Turowski). Loving father of Mary Ann (Robert) Gandrey, the late Karen Szypszak, Bobbi (Mark) Tuckwell, Mike (Tammi) Szypszak and Scott (Shelley) Szypszak. Proud grandpa of James (Jackie) Gandrey, Tony (Amanda) Jardanowski, Emma Szypszak, Jackson Szypszak, Corey Braeger and Carlie (Cody) Kissler.

Also survived by four great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends. Mass of Christian Burial will be at noon on Friday, May 15, 2015, at St. Catherine of Alexandria Church, 8661 N. 76th Place, Milwaukee, WI 53223. Interment at St. Catherine of Alexandria Cemetery. Visitation Friday at the church from 11 a.m. until time of Mass.

Special thanks to his Lasata Care Center family for its compassionate care. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Lasata Care Center, are appreciated.

Shippy was a devoted and loving husband, dad, grandpa and friend who always put the needs of others before his own.

Devoted to his faith, we take comfort in knowing he’s now in heaven with Jesus and his daughter Karen, where he will continue to watch over us now.

Online condolences can be forwarded to the family at www.schramkafuneralhome.com.  The Schramka-Densow Funeral Home of Thiensville assisted the family.