Robert L. Muraski, 81
July 23, 1934 -- July 23, 2015

Robert L. MuraskiRobert L. Muraski, age 81, passed away peacefully Thursday, July 23, 2015, at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born July 23, 1934, in Madison to Louis and Ethel (nee Kenfield) Muraski. Robert graduated from Oshkosh High School in 1953. He married Eleanor (nee Fischer-Guenthner) on Dec. 31, 2007, in West Bend. Robert was employed as a certified automatic pinsetter technician in Oshkosh for 30 years and worked for Neenah Foundry.

Robert was a volunteer at EAA for 15 years in the War Birds section and most recently volunteered for the tram service. He was also a member of Loyal Order of Moose in Fond du Lac and the past governor at Kaukauna. Robert enjoyed bowling and playing cribbage with his wife and his granddaughter, Shannon.

Robert is survived by his wife of seven years, Eleanor; stepchildren, Mark (Amy) Guenthner of Cottage Grove, Amy (David) Kreutzer of West Bend and Karen (Gerald) Hawkins of Georgia; twin brother, Richard (Nancy) Muraski of Oshkosh; and nephew, Thomas Muraski of Oshkosh. Robert is further survived by grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends. Robert is preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial service will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church (140 N. Seventh Ave. West Bend, WI 53095) on Monday, August 3, at 6 p.m. Visitation will be held at the church from 4 p.m. until the time of the service. A time of continued fellowship will follow.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or online at