Robert O. Bacon
- April 5, 1969 - June 23, 2011
- Merrill, Wisconsin
of Robert's Passing
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“hey bro, i miss u all ready. but at least ur in no more pain. i love u with all my heart. at least now u can go on the road with me any time u want...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: chuck
“Bobby, you will be missed dearly! I will always remember your smiling face! My thoughts and prayers to the family! Bobby may you rest in peace free...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Dusty Wimmer - Merrill, WI
“Bob, we will always love you and miss you! We have wonderful memories that will not be forgotten and we will think of you each and everyday!
3 of 7 | Posted by: mom and dad - merrill, WI
“Bobby will miss playing cards with you. and just hanging out with you. love you , our hearts break to see you go
4 of 7 | Posted by: Linda &Harvey Ohde - wausau, WI
“The Sea OF Life By Floyd Howe Drifting on the sea of life, Buffeted by waves of grief send strife, No shore in sight to row toward, Nothing but...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Tania Juedes & Kids - Marathon, WI
“George we will always love you. You were a wonderful brother, uncle and friend. we will never forget you! Thanks for everything... You are at peace...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Vicky Bartz - Schofield, WY
“Makayla and I will forever love and miss you Bob. You will always be in our hearts.
7 of 7 | Posted by: Marie Bacon - Merrill, WI
Robert O. Bacon, 42, Merrill, died June 23, 2011 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital after a brave battle with Lupus for over 30 years. He was born April 5, 1969 in Wausau to Dale and Christine (Johnson) Bacon. Robert enjoyed word searches, Western movies - his favorite being Gunsmoke, listening to Country Western music and camping he especially liked being in charge of towing the camper for mom and dad. He also loved spending time with his nieces and nephews. Bob was an excellent speller and had a very positive attitude. Even though he had faced many health struggles relating to Lupus during his life he seldom complained. Bob was a tractor kind of guy and his nickname was George which was what most of his family and friends called him. He was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. Survivors include his parents, Dale & Christine Bacon, Merrill; sisters and brother, Mary (Tom) Ball, and their children, Michael, Eric, Aidan, Katy, & Brian Ball; Marie Bacon and her daughter, Makayla Sutherland; Dale J. Bacon Jr, all of Merrill and Vicky (Jeffrie) Bartz, and their children, Ryan, Jamie and Dakota Bartz, Schofield. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles and friends. He was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents. Services will be 11:00 AM Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. Father Mike McLain will officiate. Visitation will be from 9 10:30 AM at Waid Funeral Home. Burial will follow in St. Francis Cemetery. Serving as pall bearers are Tom Ball, Michael Ball, Ryan Bartz, Cliff Bacon Jr, Flint Ninneman and Bill Sanders. Donations may be made to the family. Waid Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.waidfuneral.com.