Robert “Bob” L. Colden

Robert “Bob” L. Colden

Robert “Bob” L. Colden 73, of Marshall passed away on Saturday February 1, 2014 at Agrace Hospice in Madison.

Bob was born on July 17, 1940 at home to Alvin and Nellie (Ayen) Colden of Hollandale, WI. He attended and graduated from Hollandale High School. He served his country as a United States Army Reservist. He was married to Bertha “Bert” Zimmerman on October 8, 1966 at St. James Catholic Church of Madison and enjoyed 47 years of wedded bliss. Bob was the owner and operator of Waterloo Bowl for a number of years and worked as a house painter and estimator. He was a long-time member of the Knights of Columbus, Loved watching all sporting events, A Wisconsin Badger Hockey season ticket holder and loved spending time golfing and socializing at the Columbus Country Club. Bob adored his grandchildren and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include: wife Bert of Marshall; sons Brad (Angie) of Whittier, Ca; Bryan (Michelle) of Marshall and daughter Brenda (Christopher) McDonald of Los Angeles, CA.; his beloved grandchildren, Peyton, Paige and Ellison; sisters Erma Plantikow of Janesville and Doris Plantikow of Hollandale. Bob is also survived by other relative and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00AM on Friday February 7, 2014 at Holy Family Parish-Waterloo Campus with Fr. Michael Radowicz of St. Bernard’s Catholic Church of Madison presiding. Friends are invited to attend a visitation from 9:00AM until the time of service at the Church.