Husband, Dad, PaPa, Brother, Uncle and Friend ~ Retired 3M Vietnam Vet, 2 Purple Heart
Recipient Died peacefully at home on September 11, 2013, after a long and valiant battle with lung disease. Preceded in death by parents, Roger, Sr. and Joyce; brothers, John and Joseph; sister, Janice. Survived by his dream girl and wife, Chris (nee Kloeckner); 3 children, Andrea Walker (Jason), CDR Robert Lusk, Jr., USN (Charla) and Jennifer Lusk (David Heller); 8 beloved grandchildren, Mike, Matt, Allie, Jackson, Kaylee, Griffin, Sierrah and Xaviar; lifelong best friend and brother, Roger Lusk, Jr. (Deb); 9 brothers and sisters; a host of extended family; 2 adopted sons, Michel Potter and Octavius Brandon; and constant sidekick, Kirby. Known for his quick wit and sense of humor that remained throughout his illness. A dad who adored his children and a PaPa who was so proud of all his grandchildren. A man with a huge heart full of compassion and love. Visitation from 3-6PM on Sunday (9/15) at Mueller Memorial, 835 Johnson Parkway, St. Paul. Funeral Service at 10AM on Monday (9/16) at Mueller Memorial with second visitation beginning at 9AM. Interment to immediately follow at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis. A heartfelt thank you to HealthEast Hospice: Jill, Beth, Carla and Chaplain Norm; as well as many others who helped keep Bob comfortable and pain free.