Robert H. Bellin, 94
Sept. 15, 1922 — Dec. 21, 2016
Robert “Bob” H. Bellin, 94, of West Bend, entered eternal life Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, at ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Appleton.
He was born Sept. 15, 1922, the son of the late Robert and Regina (nee Dobberfuhl) Bellin. Bob was united in marriage to Elizabeth “Betty” Siegesmund on Aug. 17, 1946, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Wauwatosa.
Bob was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Freistadt. He attended high school and one year of college at Concordia, River Forest, Illinois. Bob spent 24 years on the church council at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jackson and sang in the choir for many years. Bob and Betty enjoyed traveling throughout the United States and Europe. In his retirement years Bob cherished his time fishing and playing with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Those Bob leaves behind include three children, Margaret (Dale) Pizzala of Greendale, Mary Siemek of Appleton and James (Beth) Bellin of West Bend; six grandchildren, Joel (Laurie) Siemek, Joanne Siemek, Renee (Nathan) Schmidt, Katie (Samuel) Sheeks, David (Charity) Bellin and William Pizzala; four great-grandchildren, Ella Schmidt, Alyssa and Derek Siemek, and Caden Bellin; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A funeral service for Bob will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 28, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (1268 Pleasant Valley Road, West Bend). The Rev. Ken Mellon will officiate and burial will follow at the church cemetery The Bellin family will greet relatives and friends Wednesday at the church from 1 p.m. until the time of service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Kettle Moraine Lutheran High School or Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church are appreciated.
The Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Home has been entrusted with Bob’s arrangements. Additional information and online guestbook may be found at