Subscribe | E-Editions | River News 75 | Super Shopper - FREE | About Us | Contact Us | FREE Classified Items Under $50
The Northwoods River News | Rhinelander, Wisconsin

home : obituaries : obituaries
November 21, 2018

DiGiacomo
DiGiacomo
10/30/2018 7:30:00 AM
Robert S. DiGiacomo

Robert S. DiGiacomo, age 91, formerly of Milwaukee, for the past 9 1/2 years a resident of Hartland Terrace assisted living in Hartland, died peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018 surrounded by his family and Hartland Terrace staff members, who have become his second family. He was born April 15, 1927 in Aurora, Minn. to Christina (Fondie) and Anselmo DiGiacomo.

After his schooling Bob served with the U.S. Army Air Corps.

He then married Betty Bowman and they enjoyed 54 years of marriage. He received a two-year degree from MSOE after he and Betty were married. Bob's favorite pastimes included playing golf and grilling for family and friends.

Bob and Betty's greatest joy was devoting their time to their children's and grandchildren's lives and supporting them in their endeavors. They especially enjoyed watching them participate in their various sports and activities over the years.

Bob's children give a special heartfelt thanks to the staff of Hartland Terrace who took special and loving care of our dad for so many years. Because our dad was such a giving person, we ask that in lieu of flowers please send donations in memory of Bob to the charity of your choice.

Robert is survived by his daughter Theresa "Terri" (Chris) Endres, his sons Denis (Terri) DiGiacomo and Michael (Mary) DiGiacomo, his grandchildren Vanessa (Jason) Sawatzke, Ryan (Jenny) DiGiacomo, Kelly Endres, Anna Marie, Anthony, Daniel, and Michael DiGiacomo; great-grandchildren Kaitlyn, Evan, Chase and Meghan Sawatzke and James DiGiacomo, sister Gloria Juetten, other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty DiGiacomo, on Nov. 20, 2005, daughter Debra Ann, his brothers Alfred and Marino.

Visitation for Mr. DiGiacomo will be held from 3 to 5 p.m., with services following at 5 p.m., on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, at the Carlson Funeral Home. Deacon Richard Meier will officiate. Interment will be in the Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Cemetery.

You may leave your private condolences for the DiGiacomo family at www.carlsonfh.com. The Carlson Funeral Home (715-369-1414) is serving the DiGiacomo family.





Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, and meet the comment guidelines (see "Comment Guidelines" at right). There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number and email address is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Required
Last Name:
Required
Telephone:
Required
Email:
Required
Comment:
Required
Passcode:
Required
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.
   


Advanced Search
search sponsored by



Subscription Login
LOGIN | SUBSCRIBE


Today's Circulars
Print-N-Save Coupons
Order photo reprints

Classifieds
Advertising Information

Community Connections
Submit to Newspaper...

Ced Vig's books for sale
Kris Gilbertson's 'I Recall...'




Life
Facebook | All Things | Wisconsin Lottery | The Lakeland Times - affiliate | Winter Road Conditions | Snow/Trail Conditions


The Northwoods River News | Walker Communications, LLC
232 S. Courtney Street, Rhinelander, WI 54501 | Office (715) 365-6397 | Fax (715) 365-6361

Corporate billing office: The Lakeland Times / Lakeland Printing Inc. | P.O. Box 790, Minocqua, WI 54548 | (715) 356-5236 | Fax (715) 358-2121
Members of the Wisconsin Newspaper Association, Wisconsin Community Papers, Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce, Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce

Site Design and Content | Copyright 2018 1up!

Software © 1998-2018 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved