Robert W. Ewer
Robert W. Ewer, 80, Holcombe, passed away the morning of Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire, surrounded by his family.
Robert was born in Kimberly, to Robert and Vernetta (Harke) Ewer, April 11, 1937.
He moved to Holcombe in 1939 with his parents.
He was self-employed, owning Ewer’s Convenience Store for roughly 45 years, and co-owning Silent Waters Campground since 2005.
Robert was an avid/skilled fisherman who also enjoyed hunting and making maple syrup.
He is survived by his wife – Helen; daughter – Debbie (Bill) Kochevar; sons – Dennis (Judy) Ewer, Jeff (Jessica) Ewer, John (Cherissa) Ewer and Jim (Jill) Ewer; stepchildren – Mary (Mark) Meyer, Roberta (Gerald) Shearman and Anthony (Michelle) Popp; brother – Charlie (Fernidia) Ewer; sisters – Nancy (Frank) Cynor, Linda Walsvik, Diane Birch, Cindy Schulz and Pam (Bill) Ewer; brother-in-law – Clyde Olson; as well as many nieces, nephews, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister – Darlene Olson; brothers-in-law – Harvey Birch, Clarence “Butch” Walsvik and Kenneth J. Schulz; and granddaughter – Marissa Ewer.
The family invites you to a celebration of Robert’s life Saturday, March 3, at Eastbay Lodge in Holcombe, from noon-4 p.m.