Robert “Bob” E. Weissmann, 70, rural Columbus, passed away Thursday, April 11, at Randolph Health Services.
Bob was born Feb. 27, 1949, in Watertown, the son of Robert J. and Betty R. (Kline) Weissmann. He graduated from Jefferson High School and proudly served his county in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He owned and operated his own construction company and enjoyed racing on area tracks for 22 years. Bob spent his free time gardening, raising farm animals and attending races.
Bob is survived by his son, Matt (Amy) Schwarz of Sun Prairie; brother, James (Denise) Weissmann of Jefferson; nephew, Robert Weissmann III; niece, Ashley (Nick) Madsen; his best friend, Keith (Mary) Hebl; other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; longtime partner, Sandy Kluz; and other relatives.
A gathering to celebrate Bob’s life will be held at a later date. Bob will be laid to rest at St. Lawrence Catholic Church Cemetery in Jefferson with graveside military honors.
Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services, 135 Keller Blvd., Beaver Dam, is honored to be serving the family. Send private online condolences, sign the family’s guest book and find updated service details at cstonefs.com.