The Obit For Robert Wirt

Robert W. Wirt Sr.

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on August 18, 2010

Wirt, Robert W. Sr. Age 83. Passed away on February 9, 2010, in Brooksville, Florida. He was born in Winona, MN and was a longtime resident of Menomonee Falls, WI. He was a Florida resident for the past 24 years.

Robert was a minor league baseball pitcher for the Milwaukee organization, a retired District Manager of Fuller Brush Company and more recently for P.G.T. Construction Company.

He was an avid woodworker and enjoyed building anything from bird houses to decks and room additions.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Marilyn (nee Hahn) and his mother, Esther. He was father to Robert (Linda) and Gary (Penny). He is also survived by brothers Russell and Maurice, and sister Patricia (Kurt) Podlipsky. Proud grandfather of Scott (Alysia) Wirt, Brian (Maria) Wirt, Christopher and Kelly (Mike) Graeve, and 8 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, other friends and relatives.

A Celebration of Robert's Life will be held Sunday, August 22, 2010. Join us between 1:00-4:00 PM at Aldo's, W156 N11058 Pilgrim Road, Germantown, WI, 53022.