Robert J. Klehr, age 58, of Wausau, WI, died Thursday, April 5, 2012, at Aspirus Hospice House in Wausau.
Robert enjoyed spending time with his children, playing cards, and four-wheeling.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Sam Klehr; and one sister, Helen Rohode.
Robert is survived by his wife, Joan Klehr; two sons, Philip and David Klehr, both of Wausau; two daughters, Kathryn (David) Ster of Prior Lake; and Julie Klehr of Wausau; and four sisters, Ann (Richard) Nelson of Mankato; Maralyn (Lyle) Stormo of Litchfield; and Corine (Conrad) Meier, and Sarita (Dale) Hoffman, all of St. Cloud.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial took place Saturday, April 14 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Philips Catholic Church in Litchfield with Fr. Joseph A. Steinbeisser officiating. Interment of the urn was at the Swan Lake Cemetery in Dassel.
Military honors were provided by the Litchfield Military Honor Guard.
There was a time to gather with family Friday evening, April 13, from 5 to 8 p.m., and one hour prior to the service Saturday at St. Philips Catholic Church in Litchfield.
The Johnson Funeral Home in Dassel handled local memorial arrangements.
Visitation and a memorial service also took place at John J. Buettgen Funeral Home in Schofield, WI, with Mid-Wisconsin Cremation Society assisting the family.