Robert C. DiBiase, 87, of Kenosha, passed away on Thursday, January 25, 2018, at Hospitality Nursing and Rehab.
Born in Green Bay on September 16, 1930, he was the son of the late Joseph and Genevieve (Bertrand) DiBiase.
Robert was employed by Johnson Outboard Marine and retired in 1990.
On January 21, 1956, he married Phyllis LaVarnway in Kingford, MI. She preceded him in death on December 26, 2014.
He was a member at St. Mark Catholic Church. Hobbies included rummaging at flea markets and yard sales, reading the paper, and teaching his grandsons handyman skills.
Surviving are his two children, Joseph (Patricia) DiBiase of Kenosha, and Diane (Billy) DiBiase-Nichols of Wyocena; six grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; and two sisters, Josephine Freeman and Janet Freidman. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Minnie DiBiase in infancy; and a grandson, Jeremy DiBiase.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, January 30th, at St. Marks Catholic Church at 10:00 a.m. Entombment will follow at Sunset Ridge Memorial Park. Visitation will be held on Monday, January 29th, at Proko Funeral Home from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Family and friends are asked to meet on Tuesday morning at the funeral home at 9:15 a.m. for prayers.
Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
5111-60th Street Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
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