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I met Schmutzie way back in 1969,when he had his gas station. He was quite the character,riding his unicycle while he put gas in your car.We were friends ever since.He was a great story teller.
My thoughts and prayers to his family.Bob will sadly be missed.

Posted by: Linda Crosby - Wheeler, WI - friend   Feb 23, 2013

We did a little business, played a few cards, and had a lot of fun. One day shortly after lunch, I asked Bob if he wanted to ride along to the car auction. He said "Sure I haven't anything else going on!" . "When are we leaving he asked? " " Right now I responded because we are already late." We jumped in the car and away we went. We were about half-way to Wausaw when he looked at me

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Posted by: Bill Richartz - Menomonie, WI - Good Friend   Feb 22, 2013

I had the good fortune to meet & know 'Schmutzie' while being fellow limo and bus drivers. A great storyteller, a sharp wit, forever curious & forever young in mind & spirit, friendly & giving, fervently devoted to the love of his life Alma, equally so & proud of his children & grandchildren. I won't forget the twinkle in his eye, his impish grin, the corny jokes & puns, his generosity & quiet thoughtfulness, a passion for playing blackjack,

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Posted by: Chris Leubner - Menomonie, WI - friend & fellow driver   Feb 19, 2013

So sorry to hear of Bob's death. He was a great guy and fun to be arround. Always enjoyed seeing him and he will be missed. My prayers and thoughts go out to all the family.

Posted by: Clyde E. Smith - Menomonie, WI - Friend   Feb 19, 2013

We will all miss "Blackjack Bob's" visits down here at POLZER'S in Durand with his Coke-cane. He always had a smile on his face and a joke to tell.

Kris, Dave & Tony Polzer

Posted by: Kris & Dave Polzer - Durand, WI - Long time friends   Feb 19, 2013

My thoughts go out to "Blackjack Bob"s family. He will be missed by me very much. Bob always had an answer for everything. Truly a great gentleman!!!!!
Randy Reid

Posted by: Randy Reid - menomonie - friend   Feb 18, 2013