Robert B. Timmers, 82, of Catawba, WI, passed away on August 17, 2022, at the hospital. Bob was born on December 6, 1939, to John and Josephine (Kempen) Timmers, in Kennan, WI.
Bob married his first love, Anna Schancer, at St. Michael Catholic Church in Kennan on June 13, 1959, and were married for 63 years. They spent their life farming until 1986 and he would finish his working career at JELD-WEN Windows. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, coffee and breakfast with the boys, telling stories, and spending time with family - especially the family events. Bob was a survivor of 3 cancers, a heart-attack, aneurysms, and many surgeries.
He is survived by his wife, Anna; children, Robert C, Raymond (Brenda), Richard (Sandy), Rose (John) Simmons, Theresa Zajechowski, Angela (Joe) Steck, Rebeca Schantner, Kathrina Johnson (Brian), Elizabeth (Dan) Taylor, Andrew (Chelsea); many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; siblings, Elaine Malitz and Mary (Ralph) Schwartz; and sister-in-law, Barb.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents, and brother, John.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 27, 2022, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, W9485 US Highway 8, Catawba, WI 54515. Visitation will be held at the church from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, August 26, 2022, and again, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 27, 2022, before the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate Mass offerings to St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Bob's memory.
Heindl-Nimsgern Funeral Home is assisting the family.