after battling esophageal cancer.
Bob, son of Willard & Ruth Heyne grew up in Uehling. The family later relocated to Fremont where he graduated from Fremont High School in 1972. He obtained a Bachelor's degree in Journalism from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Bob returned to Uehling after college to assist in the operating of the family farm, Hillside Dairy & Hillside Dehy until 2010. He continued from 2010 to present as the sole operator of Hillside Inc. Bob was actively involved in his community & contributed his time & talents towards the Uehling Centennial celebration & the preservation of the Uehling Parks & Auditorium. He was an avid gardener, enjoyed cooking & baking, a passionate poet, and loved to deep sea fish.
Spouse - John Ippolito
Sisters - Nancy Vanis, Jo Sauvageau, Marj (Ben) Shomshor
Bob was preceded in death by his parents.
A gathering to celebrate Bob's life will be Sunday, April 23, 2023 at the Uehling Auditorium starting at 4pm.
Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society and Arbor Day Foundation.
Online guestbook at www.Ludvigsenmortuary.com