Wobig, age 85, of Adams, Wisconsin has gone to his heavenly
home on Friday, January 16, 2009 at the St. Joseph's
Hospital in Marshfield, Wisconsin.
Funeral services will be 11:30 a.m. on Monday, January
19, 2009 at the Roseberry's Funeral Home in Friendship,
Wisconsin. Rev. Richard Eberly will officiate. Interment
will be at the Mt. Repose Cemetery, Friendship, Wisconsin.
Military rites will be offered at the graveside service by
the Adams VFW Post #6279; the Adams American Legion Red
Cloud Post #250; and the Grand Marsh American Legion
Snyder-Richardson Post #273.
Visitation will be 9:30 a.m. until the time of service on
Monday at Roseberry's Funeral Home.
Arthur was born November 12, 1923 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
to Bernhard and Anna Marie (Rieber) Wobig. He was a veteran
of WWII, serving as a bugler and interpreter. Arthur married
Marion Ernestine Haversack on July 7, 1951 in Milwaukee,
Wisconsin. He worked at Miller Brewery for 33 years before
retiring to Adams County in the late 1970’s.
Arthur enjoyed flying his own plane, hunting, fishing,
bowling, and playing his guitar and harmonica.
Arthur was past commander of American Legion Post #515 in
Milwaukee and member of American Legion Post 187 of
Wisconsin Dells, and American Legion Red Cloud Post #250 of
Adams. He was also a member of Adams-Friendship Senior
Citizens and the Golden Ages.
Arthur was preceded in death by parents;
wife, Marion Ernestine Haversack; and sisters: Betty
Esser and Marilyn Priebe.
Daughter: Bernice (Pete)
Horvatin of New Berlin, Wisconsin
Daughter: Audrey (Mike) Resch
of Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin
Grandchildren: Kim, Daniel
(Kay), Melanie (Paul), Michelle, and Kyle
Sister: Carol (Robert)
Spieckerman of Mauston, Wisconsin
Sister: Kathleen (James)
Sommer of Sussex, Wisconsin
Wustrack of Westlind, OR
further survived by nieces,
nephews other relatives and friends.
A special thank you to the Doctors and Nurses at St.
Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield and to the staff at Liberty
Manor for their loving care they provided to dad.
Roseberry's Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit
www.roseberrys.com for online condolences and further