Kidd, Robert "Bob'
Robert James Kidd, 79, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, in Arbor Vitae, Wis.
Bob was proud of his service in the Navy and was on the U.S.S. Toledo during the Korean War
. He was later employed by the Chicago and North Western Railway for over 35 years until his retirement. He was an avid outdoorsman, with ice fishing being one of his favorite things to do.
Bob is survived by his wife, Joanne "Joni"; his daughter, Debra Stevenson, Mableton, Ga.; his son, Jay (Deanne) Kidd, Arbor Vitae; his son, Todd (Cheri) Kidd, Hazelhurst; and his daughter, Sandra Kidd, Spring, Texas; grandchildren, Jordan Stevenson, Jessie Stevenson, Jason Kidd, Shane Kidd, Ashley Kidd, Joshua Escalante, Sierra Escalante and Alexis (Tyler) Fain; great-grandchild, Deegan Fain; and his beloved companion "Sam." Bob is also survived by step-children, Joe (Vicki) Davis, Jim (Francine) Davis, Dan (Jeanne) Davis, Tony (Lola) Davis and Fred (Debbie) Phelps, all of Green Bay; many step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren. He is further survived by his brother, Francis (Lois) Kidd, Pembine, Wis.; his brother, Richard (Mary) Kidd, Waterloo, Iowa; and his sister, Frances (Donald) Alsteen, Niagara, Wis. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Michael Kidd; and a sister, Betty Carlson.
Services will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at Nimsgern Funeral Home Chapel in Woodruff, Wis. Visitation will be at 3 with a service to follow at 4. Nimsgern Funeral & Cremation Services is serving the family. Online condolences may be shared at www.nimsgernfuneral.com