Robert G. Nehm, 99|
March 2, 1918 ó May 9, 2017
Robert G. Nehm, 99, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at his residence.
He was born March 2, 1918, in Slinger to the late Henry and Elsie (nee Schwanz) Nehm. He graduated from Slinger High School Class of í35 and married Audrey (nee Kuhaupt) on Oct. 23, 1948, at St. Johnís UCC in Slinger. Robert was in the U.S. Army in World War II and later was employed at Thielís Mill in Slinger for 30 years, Risse Meat Market in Slinger for 12 years, and courier at Associated Bank in Slinger for 12 years.
He also helped in the floral and greenhouse business. He loved to garden and loved to stay busy. Most of all, he loved his family.
Robert is survived by his wife, Audrey; children, Paul (Pat), Russell (Cecilia), Judy Nehm, Richard (Sally), Carol (Peter) Anderson and William (Sue); grandchildren, Kris (Al) Mc Dermott, Kari (Troy) Gunderman, Teresa (Tim) Weiser, Douglas (Lavie) Nehm, Cheryl (Marcus) Asmus, Eric Nehm, Andrew Nehm, Scott Nehm, Melissa Nehm and Curtis Nehm; and great-grandchildren, Kadin, Cole, Luke, Olivia, Margot and Ben.
He is further survived by his sister, Laila Pickhard, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Anita (Earl) Mechenich, Carl (Charleen) Nehm, Ruth (Earl) Schilling and Lenora Nehm; and brother-in-law, Garvin Pickhard.
A funeral service will be at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 15, at Faith UCC (2895 Slinger Road, Slinger, WI 53086) with the Rev. Sharon Stier presiding. Visitation will be at the church only on Monday, May 15, from 4:30 p.m. until time of service (7:30 p.m.). Memorials are appreciated to Faith UCC Cemetery Fund or the charity of your choice.
A special thank you to Judy, Elaine and Cathy for their tender care of Robert.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 orwww.phillipfuneralhome.com.