Robert R. Bach, 83, of Beloit, WI, passed away on Saturday, December 29, 2018 in Beloit Memorial Hospital.
He was born July 19, 1935 in McMillan, WI, the son of Adam L. and Alyce N. (Smith) Bach. Robert married Patricia Ellis on May 19, 1962 in Byron, IL.
Robert was the founder of Bach Timber and Pallet in 1962. He enjoyed fishing and deer hunting. Robert was a member of Berean Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and usher.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia Bach; children, Rodena (David) Parr of Beloit, WI, Ricky (Barbara) Bach of Rockton, IL, Donna (James) Gilbertson of Milton, WI, David (Wendy) Bach, Douglas (Melissa) Bach, Kimberly (Kenneth II) Draeving all of Beloit, WI, and Brenda (Jeffrey) Capps of Janesville, WI; 16 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren; brother, Gerald (Sylvia) Bach of Marshfield, WI; sister, Shirley (Eugene) Schultz of North Dakota; nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents, two brothers, Everett and Larry.
Funeral service for Robert will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 5, 2019 in Berean Baptist Church, 1992 Shopiere Road, Beloit, WI, with Reverend Kelvin Swanson officiating. Burial will be in East Lawn Cemetery. Visitation of remembrance will be from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service Saturday in the church. Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2355 Cranston Road, Beloit, WI, assisted the family with arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.daleymurphywisch.com