Rowland “Chub” Allen Walmer, age 81, of Brodhead, passed away on Friday, April 20, 2018, at his home. He was born on March 28, 1937 in Byron, IL, the son of Harland and Florence (Denekas) Walmer. He married Patricia Brown on February 20, 1965 in Milton, WI.
Chub farmed most of his life in the Brodhead area. He loved farm auctions, fishing at his pond, going to dances, watching sports, and he just loved to talk to people. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran and belonged to the Royal Order of the Moose, Janesville.
He is survived by his wife Patricia; 3 children, Anna (Andy) Jubie, Janet (Randy) Schliem, William Walmer, all of Brodhead; a sister, Bonnie Jean Bauer, Beloit, WI; a brother, Leonard Walmer, Park Falls, WI; and four grandchildren, Nathan (Daytona Seichter)Schliem, Nicholas(Nathalie)Schliem, Matthew Nordeng, Haleigh Jubie, all of Brodhead. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Myrna Jensen, brothers-in-law, Charles Bauer and Richard Jensen, and sister-in-law, Linda Walmer.
Private family services will be held. Burial will be in Avon Community Cemetery, Avon Township.