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March 22, 2019

2/7/2019 7:30:00 AM
Robert "Bob" M. Hulbert

Robert "Bob" M. Hulbert, 84, of Rhinelander, passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 at Ascension St. Mary's Hospital. He was born in Duluth, Minn. on Monday, Feb. 12, 1934, the son of Robert and Ann (Miller) Hulbert. He was a 1952 graduate of Duluth Central High School and was a 1964 graduate of U.W. Superior where he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education. Bob was united in marriage to Marlene J. Stoich at St. Louis Catholic Church in 1962. He and Marlene moved to Rhinelander where he taught at Rhinelander Junior High School for 31 years and was a 21-year employee with WPS. He proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War and for ten years with the Army Reserve achieving the rank of Platoon Sergeant. He was a member of Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church and the Rhinelander American Legion. Bob enjoyed trout fishing, spending time at the cabin in Lake Tomahawk and camping.

Surviving Bob are other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife; Marlene on Aug. 8, 2018 and by his loving daughter; Tracie Ann Hulbert on Nov. 2, 2017.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Simply Cremation through the Hildebrand Funeral Home, 24 E. Davenport Street, Rhinelander, Wisconsin 54501, 715-365-4343. You are invited to light a candle, sign the guestbook, leave a photo or an online condolence at

Reader Comments

Posted: Monday, February 11, 2019
Article comment by: Tom Bloom

....I remember working with Bob during the summer months in the late 60s and early 70s at WPS. Bob, Len Froehlich, and I were a productive crew.

...RIP friend ......

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