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Robert Hanchar

Robert Andrew Hanchar, 79, of Elk Mound WI, passed away Saturday February 2nd 2019 at Mayo Health Systems in Eau Claire.

Robert was born on January 26th of 1940 to the late Kenneth and Lillian Hanchar. He was married to JoAnn Soy until she passed away in 2014.

He worked most of his life as a self-employed auto body technician. When he wasn’t working he enjoyed fishing, collecting coins, and playing drums in his own polka band. He was an animal lover and serious contributor to the Ronald McDonald House.

Robert is survived by his sons Pat (Pam) Hanchar, Greg (Deb) Hanchar, and Robert (Tina) Hanchar; Daughter Gretchen (Rich) Gabay; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his wife JoAnn; parents Kenneth and Lillian, and many other loving relatives.

There will be a celebration of Robert’s life held at Stokes, Prock, and Mundt Funeral Chapel on Friday February 8th 2019 from 5:00-6:30 PM. Military honors will follow starting at 6:30 and will also take place at the Funeral Home.

Cremation Society of Wisconsin is serving the family. Online condolences can be left at www.cremationsociety-wi.com.