Robert Pfutzenreuter

February 1, 1931 ~ July 26, 2019 (age 88)

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Robert “Bob” Pfutzenreuter, 88 of Evanston, formerly of Glencoe and Wilmette, Illinois, passed Friday, July 26, 2019 surrounded by his family at his home.  He is preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Katrina, in 2008. He was born February 1, 1931 at Swedish Covenant Hospital in Chicago, the son of Henry Pfutzenreuter and Randi Pfutzenreuter, nee Sand. Father of  Bill (Linda), Nancy (Blaine Houmes), Judy, Joan (Bruce) Keene, Kathy (Mike) Hogan, Cathy (Erik) Johnson, and George (Rachel); grandfather to 14; great grandfather to 1.  He served his country as a paratrooper during the Korean Conflict, received his bachelors degree from Northwestern University and had worked in sales for Sears, Roebuck and Company. A celebration of his life will be held at 3:00pm on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at First Congregational Church of Wilmette, 1125 Wilmette Avenue, Wilmette, Illinois 60091.  Interment Private. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to First Congregational Church of Wilmette Music Fund. Arrangements entrusted to Evanston Funeral & Cremation, Roland F. Weis director. Info 847 866-8843, condolence and guestbook at

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Celebration of Life
July 28, 2019

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
First Congretional Church
1125 Wilmette Avenue
Wilmette, IL 60091

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