Robert Dreifuerst Jr.

Robert “Bob the Painter” Dreifuerst Jr., 66, of Malone (Pipe) passed away unexpectedly at his home on Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021.

He was born March 22, 1955 to Alice (Konen) Dreifuerst and the late Robert Dreifuerst Sr.

Bob loved to paint and took so much pride in his work. He enjoyed watching NASCAR racing on Sundays. He belonged to the Pipe Fishing Club. Fishing and hunting were his passion until his health slowed him down.

Survivors include his mother, Alice of rural New Holstein (Marytown); his siblings, Pauline (Robert) Eldred of rural Elkhart Lake (St. Anna) and their children Kelly (Dan) Casper, Aaron (Ali) Eldred, and Jeremy Eldred; Judy (Ken) Flesch of Malone (Johnsburg) and their children Cory (Megan) Flesch and Scott Flesch; Diane Dreifuerst of rural New Holstein (Marytown); and John Dreifuerst of New Holstein; his niece, Vanessa Fritz; his nephew, Jason Rach; and his aunt, Marylou (Doc) Bartelt of Fond du Lac. He is further survived by great-nieces, great-nephews, other relatives and friends.

Preceding him in death were his father, Bob Sr.; his sister, Betty Rach; and a nephew, Michael Rach Jr.

“We appreciate all neighbors and friends who helped Bob through his trying times. Per Bob’s wishes, cremation has taken place.” There will be no services held.

Please forward memorials to: Family of Robert Dreifuerst, W1730 CTH Q, Elkhart Lake, WI 53020.

The Sippel Funeral Home in New Holstein is assisting the family, (920) 898-4300 or

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