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Robert L. Lendvay

1943 – 2011

Robert L. Lendvay, 67, of Bristol, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011, at St. Catherine's Medical Complex in Pleasant Prairie.

Born in Cleveland, OH, on Nov. 14, 1943, he was the son of the late John and Lena (DeKellis) Lendvay. He received his education in the schools of Cleveland, graduating from Benedictine High School. He then attended Fenn College in Cleveland where he graduated and earned a degree in Business. He lived in Arlington Heights, Ill., for many years before coming to Bristol in 2006.

On Nov. 27, 1965, he married Marilyn Wenger in Euclid, OH.

Robert was a corporate controller, formerly working at Republic Steel, Gould Mfg and Parker Hannifin.

He was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church in Bristol, enjoyed sailing and writing, but most of all being with his family.

Surviving are his wife, Marilyn of Bristol; his three children, Mark (Lisa) Lendvay of Racine, Dr. Todd (Lisa) Lendvay of Barrington, Ill., and Joel (Cheryl) Lendvay of Round Lake, Ill.; a brother, William (Gretchen) of Brecksville, OH; a sister, Linda (Bob) Zerucha of Norton, OH; and his eight grandchildren, Megan, Nicole, Lauren, Alyssa, Grant, Nathan, Olivia and Wyatt.

He was preceded in death by his parents and step-mother, Rosemary.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, Aug. 22, at Holy Cross Catholic Church, 18700-116th Street, Bristol, WI, at 12 Noon. Interment will follow at St. George Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday at Proko Funeral Home from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. on Monday at Holy Cross Catholic Church from 11 a.m. until the time of the Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Holy Cross Catholic Church would be appreciated by the family.

Funeral Home Information

Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
5111-60th Street Phone: (262) 654-3533
Visit Robert's Online Memorial Book at:

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