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OBITUARY: Robert Arvin Henry Giese

Robert Arvin Henry Giese, Age 77, of Brillion, WI passed away on July 8, 2017.

Bob was born on May 3, 1940 in Brillion, son of the late George and Elizabeth (Freeman) Giese.  On February 12, 1974 he married Rose Marie (Guckenberger) Haag in Brillion.  Bob did many things throughout his life.  He was a machinist, cheese maker, USDA Inspector, farmer from 1974 – 1984, drove truck for Fox Mid-West Dedication and North American from 1984 until retirement.  He also managed Giese’s Bar in Brillion from 1986 – 2002.  Bob enjoyed gardening, reading, old country music and spending time with family.

He is survived by his wife Rose Marie Giese, his children: Robert “Butch” (Lori) Giese, Jr. and daughter Lisa (Norman) Barker, step children: Gerry (Steve) Kehoe, Susan (Scott) Mandel, James (Deborah) Haag, Debra (George) Braden, Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, Step Grandchildren and Step Great Grandchildren: Robert “Bobby” (Katie) Giese, III and children Robert IV, Joseph and Eleanor, Elizabeth Giese (Andrew Schmidt) and children Bradley and Cali Schmidt,  and Trucker Giese, Step Grandchildren: Angelica Spaulding, Andrew Barker and child Violet , Annette Barker and child Lily and Anthony Barker and child Easton Barker., Christina (Mike) Kamara and children Gaige and Jaden, Chad Mandel, Eric Mandel and children Aiden, Alec and Everett, Travis Mandel, Jeremy (Sandi) Mandel and children Kellen, Jacobby and Immanuel, Desiree Haag and child Harley, Joseph (Kiana) Haag, Thomas (Jayme) Haag, and Rocky, Rydick, and Rylee Braden, Brother: Ronald (Linda) Giese, Sister: Rae Marie (Leslie) Gibson, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and infant brother Raymond.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday July 15, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at the Wieting Funeral Home in Brillion. The Rev. Timothy Brandt will officiate. Burial will be in the Brillion City Cemetery. Visitation will take place at the funeral home on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.


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