Robert E. Beine
April 23, 1934 — Feb. 15, 2019
Robert E. Beine, age 84, of Slinger, passed away peacefully on Friday
Feb. 15, 2019, at the Clement J. Zablocki Medical Center in Milwaukee.
He was born on April 23, 1934, in Slinger to Herbert and Olive (nee
Esser). Bob graduated from Slinger High School. On Oct. 5, 1957, he was
united in marriage to Joan Lofy at St Mary’s Catholic Church in
Bob proudly served his country in the Army at Fort Polk,
Louisiana, from 1956 1958. He retired from the village of Fox Point DPW
after 40 plus years. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Society
of the Holy Name-St. Mary’s Richfield, American Legion Post #483 of
Allenton and the Antique Snowmobile Club. He was also the coach of the
St. Mary CYO softball team for many years. Bob enjoyed fishing, hunting,
camping, snowmobiling and watching the Green Bay Packers.
Survivors include his wife, Joan; four daughters: Bethann (David)
Ambrose, Denise (Carl) Palash, Jeanine (Bo) Jensen and Kristine (Scott)
Gill; grandchildren Kailey and Christopher Ambrose, Ryan Palash, Amanda
(fiancé Josh Nucian) Palash and Andrew Palash, Megan Jensen; his
brother, Norman; sisters: Jean (friend Bob Becker) Zingsheim, Jane
Szivulka and Karen Griffin; sister-in-law Barbara Beine, other relatives
and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers James,
Harold (Kay) and Thomas; sisters Judith (Doug) Hansen, Joan (Arnie)
Retzlaff; brothers-in-law, Dale Zingsheim, Ronald Rolsma, Donald
Griffin, Gerald (Lucille) Lofy and sister-in-law Linda Beine.
A visitation for Bob will be held Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Phillip
Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend, from 2:00 p.m.
until 6:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, Feb.
25, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Gabriel Catholic Parish, 1200 St. Gabriel Way
Hubertus, WI 53033, with Fr. Jude Peters, OCD, presiding. Interment will
take place at St. Mary Cemetery in Richfield with full military honors.
The family would like to thank the staff at the VA Medical Center for
all the compassionate care they gave to Bob.
Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. For more
information, call 262-338-2050 or visit