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May 31, 2020

4/3/2020 7:29:00 AM
Robert "Bob" James Klima

Robert (Bob) James Klima, age 98, of King, formerly of Rhinelander, died Monday, March 30, 2020 at the Wisconsin Veterans Home in King. Bob was born July 4, 1921 in Oak Park, Ill.; son of James and Amelia Klima.

Bob served in the U.S. Army during World War II from Aug. 14,1943 until he was honorably discharged on March 4, 1946. After the war, he served in the U.S. Air Force Reserves.

Bob is survived by his sons, James (Mona) Klima and Rick (Lori) Klima; three grandsons, Ken (Rose) Klima and Ricky (Sandy) Klima and Christopher Klima; and nine great-grandchildren, Dylan, Amelia, Charlotte, Jace, Sawyer, Corrinne, J.T., Lillie and Emma.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Amelia Klima, and the love of his life, his wife, Nancy Klima.

Per Bob's wishes, there will be a private celebration of life. The Holly Funeral Home of Waupaca is assisting the family with arrangements.



Reader Comments

Posted: Saturday, April 4, 2020
Article comment by: Bruce Kotila

Bob was always one of my favorite patients. He would love to talk about the drug industry and my connection with Cleveland, Nancy’s home town. I will miss him. I’m happy he lived a long, constructive life!

Posted: Friday, April 3, 2020
Article comment by: jean frechette

Now Bob is with Nancy. He was a kind and gentle soul. Always a kind word. Rest in Peace Bob.



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