Robert E. Slifka

Robert Edward Slifka, 90, of Riverside, died April 14, 2013.

Mr. Slifka was born June 12, 1922 and served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He worked as a printer prior to retirement.

He was the husband of Marlene J. Slifka (nee Godsel); the father of Suzanne (Gordon) Marsh; the brother of Rosemarie (Kenneth) Zolecke, the late Eleanore (Louis) Lewis and Dorothy Slifka; the brother-in-law of Eileen (the late Jerry) Buric; and the uncle of many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Friday, April 19 from 3 to 9 p.m. and on Saturday, April 20 from 8:45 to 9:15 a.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St. in Brookfield. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, April 20 at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Church in Riverside, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.