Robert W. Ganz

Robert W. Ganz, age 66, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at his home in Beaver Dam.


Visitation for Robert will be at the Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.  Funeral services will follow at the funeral home on Tuesday beginning at 12:30 p.m. with Rev. Terry Larson officiating.  Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Fox Lake.


Robert William Ganz was born on November 27, 1950 in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin to the late William and Margaret (Kuehl) Ganz.  Bob graduated from Beaver Dam High School in 1969 and also earned an Associated Degree in Tool & Die.  He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.  On February 4, 1978, he was united in marriage with Linda Ganz at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Juneau.  Bob worked as a correctional officer in Fox Lake and he also held several factory jobs through the years.  He was a member of First Ev. Lutheran Church in Beaver Dam.


Survivors include his three children, Jason (Danielle) Ganz of Beaver Dam, Jeremy Ganz of San Antonio, TX, and Lindsay Mueller of Oconomowoc; three grandchildren, Juliana, Brielle, and Ethan; three sisters, Sharlene (Jim) Pivonka of AZ, Lolagene Schleicher of FL, and Imogene Hill of AZ; his former spouse, Linda Ganz of Beaver Dam, other relatives and friends.  Robert was preceded in death by his parents and his brother-in-law, Bill Schleicher.


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