Robert J. Willey, age 79, of Fond du Lac, died Thursday, March 24, 2016 at St. Agnes Hospital. He was born on January 10, 1937 in Markesan, WI, the son of John and Blanche (Lemke) Willey. He was a 1956 graduate of Goodrich High School. On May 13, 1961 he married Elizabeth Sue Zinniel. Bob was the head custodian at Theisen Junior High S chool until retiring. He also was editor for Woods and Waters Magazine. He enjoyed fishing and the outdoors.
SURVIVORS: his four children, Dawn M. Willey-Ramirez of Spencer, WI, Robert J. Willey of Fond du Lac, Michael L. Willey of Fond du Lac, and Daniel E. Willey of Fond du Lac; four grandchildren, Danielle, Elizabeth, Levi, and Matthew; one sister, Marleen Vogt of Fond du Lac. He was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth Sue Willey; his mother, Blanche Willey; his father, John Willey; one brother, Johnny Willey.
Visitation will take place on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 from 4-6 P.M. at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, 524 N. Park Ave, Fond du Lac, WI, 54935. The funeral service will follow the visitation at 6:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Cremation will follow the service.
Additional information and guestbook can be found at www.ueckerwitt.com