Robert S. Bower, East Troy, WI
Robert S. Bower, age 85, of East Troy, entered into eternal life peacefully at home surrounded by family. Robert went to reunite with his wife of 63 years, Shirley Bower, who passed away January 9th, 2014. He worked for Quality Carriers Transport and Lloyd transportation for 35 years. Bob loved being surrounded by family and friends, watching Nascar and his John Deere tractors. He had a thriving family produce farm for 55 years by the name of Bower's Produce.
Robert is survived by his nine children: Shelley Bower, Jody Reimer, Vicky (Larry) Feinstein, Bobby (Diana) Bower, Beth Dums, Chuck Bower, Mert (Laura) Bower, Jack Bower and Rick (Cindy) Bower; three sisters: Caryl (Aaron) Sulsrud, Grace Adams, Marlene Markstad; 20 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews; other relatives; and many friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers: Jim, Ben and Mert.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, May 4th, 2014, from 1 until 5 p.m. at LEGACY FUNERAL SERVICES, 2974 Main Street, East Troy, WI. A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Monday, May 5, 2014, at the FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, 2932 Union Street, East Troy, WI. LEGACY FUNERAL SERVICES assisted the family (262) 642-5057.
Dad's famous quote is "Thanks till you're better paid."