Robert F. Edges, 71, of Howard, passed away peacefully April 14, 2018 after a tough battle against cancer.
He was born November 15, 1946 in Green Bay, son of the late Ken Edges and Dorothy Debauche.
Robert had a huge passion for bowling, dirt track racing, and spending time with his family. He was also an avid Chicago Blackhawks and Green Bay Packers fan. He will be remembered for his high level of energy and hard work ethic.
He is survived by his wife Patsy, and his children: Sheila (Jeff) Lemmen, Lydia (Matt) Jaeger, Paula (Jonathan) Edges, and Scott Edges. Bob is survived by his mother-in-law, Jean Norman. He also leaves his sister, Julie Smits, and brothers, Bart Debauche and John Debauche, along with a sister-in-law, Nancy Dreier, brother-in-law David (Maureen) Norman. Bob also leaves his grandchildren: Derrick, Danielle, Jared, and Jaxton, special friends: John (Robin) Heinz and Jerry Parins, along with numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 2 - 5 PM at Newcomer Green Bay Chapel, 340 S. Monroe Avenue, Green Bay. A service celebrating Bob's life will follow at 5 PM in the funeral home. Interment will be private.
Bob's family wishes to express their gratitude to Unity Hospice and St. Vincent Hospital for the care given to Bob throughout his journey.