Michael H. Kobiske, 68

Michael H. Kobiske, 68 Michael H. Kobiske age 68 of Murfreesboro, Tenn., formerly of Cedarburg, died Friday Oct. 13, 2017. A native of Medford, Wis., he was the son of Robert and Lola Hoffmeyer Kobiske. He was preceded in death by his son Andrew John Kobiske.

Mr. Kobiske is survived by his wife of 47 years, Carolynn Kobiske; son, Daniel Kobiske and wife Cherie of Texas; grandchildren, Austin and Caitlin; brother; Gary Kobiske of Florida; sisters, Betty Stamper of Wisconsin, Barb Kramer and husband Jack of Wisconsin and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

He graduated in 1967 from Cedarburg High in Wisconsin. He then attended the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee, and graduated with a mechanical engineering degree and Northwestern University MEM Engineering management program. He retired from Van Rob Engineering management in Manchester, Tenn., had worked for Emerson Appliance Solutions in Murfreesboro, Tenn., IDEAL-TRIDON Clamps Engineering management in Smyrna, Tenn., and ArvinMeritor in Chickasha, Okla. Mr. Kobiske was an avid lover of Corvettes and a member of Nashville Corvette Club.

A private family service will be held at the Mueller Funeral Home, in Cedarburg. Interment will take place at Immanuel Cemetery, in Cedarburg. The family has requested that donations be made to the Sarah Cannon Cancer Research Center in Nashville, Tenn.