Robert W. Wyss, Janesville, WI, (1941-2014)

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Sunday, March 9, 2014

October 12, 1941 - March 7, 2014

Robert W. Wyss, 72, of Janesville, passed away Friday, March 7, 2014, at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg, WI, following a brief but courageous battle with cancer. Robert was born in Janesville, on Oct. 12, 1941, the son of Walter and Elizabeth (McLean) Wyss. He married Glendeane “Pat” Laws on June 22, 1963. She preceded him in death on Jan. 5, 2003. Robert was employed by Janesville Products for 32 years prior to retiring. He was a former member of Moose Lodge # 197. Robert’s enjoyed playing slot machines, bowling and watching stock car racing.

Surviving are five children: Robby Wyss of Beloit, Brian (Kari) Wyss of Janesville, Bradley Wyss of Janesville, Michelle (Robert) Wittemeyer of South Beloit, IL, Melanie (Ron) Wobig of Janesville; 10 grandchildren: Ashley (Mike), Anthony, Caleb, Danielle, Taylor, Nathan, Nolan, Addisyn, Savannah and Ayla; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law: Patti Wyss, Richard Laws, Becky (Chuck) Hayes, Denny Laws, Rollie Laws and Sherrie (Stan) Rulestad. In addition to his wife and parents, Robert was presided in death by his brother, Richard Wyss.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at HENKE-CLARSON FUNERAL HOME, 1010 N. Wright Rd., Janesville, with Pastor James Melvin officiating. Burial will follow in Milton Lawns Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m. Monday, March 10th at HENKE-CLARSON FUNERAL HOME.


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