Alnes, Robert K.
Robert K. Alnes, age 81, of 123 Glendale Lane, Nekoosa, died Sunday, September 22, 2013 at his home.
There will be no visitation or service. Feldner/Ritchay Funeral Home of Nekoosa is assisting the family.
Robert was born March 10, 1932 in the town of Armenia, Juneau Co. to Vern and Mary Lauretta (Worth) Alnes. He married Elizabeth Cox on October 10, 1953 in Cirencester, England. Bob served in the US Air Force from 1950 until 1955. He was a police officer for the city of Nekoosa for 29 years, retiring April 1, 1987.
Bob was a member of the Nekoosa Lions Club, Nekoosa VFW and was a former fourth ward alderman for the city of Nekoosa. He loved being outside where his interests included hunting, fishing and gardening. He was a devoted family man who greatly enjoyed time spent with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth; 3 children, Mary Jane Alnes of Wisconsin Rapids, William Alnes of Nekoosa, and Allen Alnes of Prentice; 6 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren; 1 brother, Richard Alnes of Wisconsin Rapids; and one sister, Barbara Resheske of West Salem.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and one granddaughter, Sarah Kruse.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Sept. 24, 2013