Robert “Bob” W. Brannon, age 85, passed away on Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at United Hospital System, Kenosha, WI. Bob was born in Chicago, IL, on November 27, 1927, son of the late John J. and Eleanor M. (Nee: O’Hern) Brannon.
Survivors include his loving wife of twenty-one years, Margaret; his children, Thomas (Carrie) Brannon of Osceola, WI, Paul (Vashelle) Brannon of Racine, Susan (Mark) Jensen of Kenosha; his stepchildren, Ron (Judy) Adamson of DeKalb, IL, Rita (Tony) Altmeyer of Raymond; grandchildren, Molly Brannon, Josephine Brannon, Eddy Brannon, Michael Brannon, Dylan Brannon, Erin Brannon, Nathan Jensen, Ashley Jensen, Ezra Adamson, Esther Adamson, Mathew (Katelyn) Steckling, Nicole Altmeyer; brother, John (Barbara) Brannon of Whitefish Bay, WI; sister-in-law, Anna Mae Brannon of Racine; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to his parents and first wife, he was preceded in death by his son, Daniel Brannon; brother, Edward Brannon; and sister, Jeanne (William) Byrne.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, May 24, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 6400 Spring St. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Hwy 32. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Friday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass at 11 a.m.
A special thank you to Dr. Friedl, Father Sean Granger, the Chaplains and the entire staff at United Hospital 7th Floor for their loving and compassionate care.
MARESH-MEREDITH & ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME
803 Main St., Racine (262) 634-7888