Robert “Bob” F. Ptaschinski, age 76, passed away at Sacred Heart in Eau Claire on Thursday, February 20, 2020. He was born on Sept 8, 1943 in Milwaukee, WI, then adopted around age one by Norbert and Rea Etta (Brower) Ptaschinski. At a young age both he and Mary moved in with Don and Marion Kordus. He grew up and attended school in Beaver Dam, WI. Later he married Barbara Paine of Waukesha on November 10, 1983. Robert worked at many different jobs throughout his life and in his free time enjoy gardening and woodworking. Over the past few years he spent his spare time with his youngest grandchildren.
He is survived by wife: Barbara; children: Paula (Kevin) Lucius, Kris ( Mike) Mueller, Bobbie Sue (Dave) Hawthorne, Bryant (Katie) Gauthier, Tamara (Chris) Busalacchi, Micheal Ptaschinski; siblings: Rebecca (Dennis) Ackerman and Mary (Richard) McMillan; numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents: Norbert and Rea Etta Ptaschinski ; son Danial R. Ptaschinski; foster parents: Don and Marion Kordus; siblings: Michael Kordus and Margaret "Peggy" Kordus.
Romans 8:28 And we know in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.
A memorial service will be held on May 22, 2021 at 12:15 at the Bloomer Cemetery with a luncheon to follow at Witt Park.