Service Date August 1, 2020
Service Location Piasecki Funeral Home
A gathering of relatives and friends for Robert will be held on Saturday, August 1, 2020 from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Piasecki Funeral Home, 3720 39th Avenue, Kenosha, WI 53144. A celebration of Robert’s life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial remembrances to: Kenosha Firefighter C.A.R.E., 3030 39th Ave. #126 Kenosha, WI 53144, Pleasant Prairie Firefighters Charities or Pleasant Prairie K9 Unit would be appreciated.
Due to public health concerns, and in compliance with CDC guidelines, only 50 people will be permitted to enter the funeral home at one time. For the safety of our guests, you may be required to wait outside. Social distancing will be maintained and we encourage those in attendance to wear a face covering. We thank you for your understanding and cooperation during this difficult time.
Robert Emil Puntillo, age 63, passed away on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at Froedtert South-Pleasant Prairie.
He was born on June 12, 1957, Robert was the son of John and Betty (Olson) Puntillo.
On April 14, 1990, Robert was united in marriage to Ann Marie Hamm.
Robert was a member of the Laborers Union Local 237 serving a term as Vice President. He worked at AMC/Chrysler for many years, and continued his career as a Laborer.
Among Robert’s interests, he enjoyed golfing, cooking (especially sausage, peppers, lefse, and other family traditional foods). He dedicated his time to ensuring his children and family kept family recipes alive. Badger football and playing cribbage were some of Robert’s favorite pastimes. His humor and ability to spin a tale will be long remembered. In his youth, Robert was a member of the Kilties Drum and Bugle Corp of Racine.
Robert is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Ann, his children, Jake (Kacy) Puntillo and Sydney Puntillo; his one grandchild that is on the way; his sisters, Susan Puntillo and Terry Walker; his brother, Kelly Puntillo; his brothers and sisters-in-law, Liz Puntillo, Teri (Marty) LeMay, Phillip Walker, John (Jeanette) Hamm, Michael Hamm and his mother-in-law Virginia Hamm; his grand puppy, Oakley; and many loving nieces and nephews and golf buddies.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother, John Puntillo.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Robert’s doctors and nurses for all of their care and support over the past 13 years. In addition, the family would also like to thank Froedtert South Dialysis Center and especially Dr. Michael Kreager and staff for their compassionate, kind and loving care they provided Robert.