Robert ‘Bob’ A. Throesch
Robert ‘Bob’ A. Throesch, 81, of Engelberg was called home on Wednesday, November 9, 2016. He was born on April 4, 1935, to the late Henry and Josephine (Hausman) Throesch. He was a lifelong member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. His passion was farming and spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son, Victor Throesch, great-grandson, Zander Steimel, brother, Roy Throesch and sister, Mary (Sis) Warner.
Survivors include his loving wife of 56 years, Treva (Walker) Throesch, son, Mark (Deborah) Throesch, daughters, Debora (Rick) Martin and Kim (David) Helms, daughter-in-law, Rose Steimel Throesch, grandkids, Mathew (Michelle) Throesch, Jessica (Jeremy) Stout, Justin Martin, Ben (Kim) Throesch, Candace (Andrew) Steimel, Crystal (Stuart) Blalock, Jay Throesch, Josh Martin, Christian Helms, Joseph Throesch, Nicole Throesch, Sarah Helms, Heather Throesch; great-grandkids, Madison Throesch, Caroline Stout, Maci Blalock, Jaxon Steimel, Lucy Throesch, and Haley Stout. Brothers Edd, Joe and Don Throesch.
Honored to serve as pallbearers were his grandsons and honorary pallbearers were his granddaughters.
Visitation was held Friday, November 11, 2016, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church at Engelberg, from 5 to 7 p.m. Rosary was led by Father Alphonse at 7:00 p.m. Funeral mass was at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Saturday, November 12,2016, at 10:00 a.m., with Father Athanasius Okeiyi officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of McNabb Funeral Home.