Robert Anthony Feit, 81 years old, passed away at his home December 5, 2007 surrounded by loving family. Bob was born and raised in Park Falls. He owned and operated Feit’s Bar and Bowling Alley for over 60 years. Besides being a loving husband, father, grandpa and great-grandpa, he was an avid bowler, hunter, and golfer.
He served his country as part of the 1st Raider Battalion and 1st Battalion, 4th Marines during World War II, South Pacific, receiving many distinguished medals including the Purple Heart. On June 27, 1946 Bob married Maryanne Hoffman.
Bob is survived by his children, Sandy (Duane) Kick, Iron River WI, Butch (Ginger) Feit, Kathy Feit Button Park Falls WI, Bob (Carol) Feit Jr. Milwaukee WI; 10 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, 2 sisters Carol Thums and Shirley (Pat) Carey, 2 sisters-in-law, Ilomay (John) Hilgart and Barb (Maurice) Thompson plus many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his Wife, Maryanne, brothers-in-law Tim Thums and Donald Hoffman.
Visitation will be held on Monday. December 10, 2007 from 1000 – 1130 at St. Anthony’s Church until the hour of service at 11:30 a.m. Father Barg Anderson will officiate. The 4th Degree Knights will stand honor guard. Military Honors will be provided by American Legion Post #182. Inurnment will take place at Nola Cemetery.
The Cremation Society of WI, Eau Claire is providing assistance to the family.