Robert C. Albert II, 25, of Milwaukee, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, January 15, 2017, following a lengthy illness.
Robby was born on April 24, 1991, in Knoxville, TN, son of Robert S. and Irene J. (Roy) Albert. He was a 2009 graduate of Sheboygan North High School, where he was a member of the swim team. Robby was currently a junior at Marquette University, studying bio-medical engineering.
Robby was a member of Crossroads Church in Sheboygan. He formerly attended the youth group at First Reformed Church in Sheboygan Falls and was a member of the Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation. Robby enjoyed basketball, swimming, baseball, watching the Green Bay Packers, marching band, playing the marimba, and spending time with his dogs.
Robby is survived by his parents, Robert and Irene Albert of Sheboygan; his cherished girlfriend, Erin Natalie Sventy of Brookfield, IL; his sister, Allie (Joshua) Cook of Sheboygan; his older brother, Zachary Albert of Milwaukee; grandparents, Renald and Marguerite Roy of Hartford, CT and Ruth Albert of Greensboro, NC; godparents, Jack and Sharon Hicks of Greensboro, NC; and niece and nephew, Myla and Mieloh Cook. Robby is further survived by uncles, aunts, and cousins.
Robby was preceded in death by his grandfather, Robert C. Albert I.
Funeral services to celebrate Robby’s life will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, January 20, 2017, at First Reformed Church in Sheboygan Falls with Pastors Jeff Jaeger and Zachary DeWitt officiating. Family and friends may gather at the Wenig Funeral Home in Sheboygan Falls on Thursday from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm and also at the church on Friday from 10:00 am until the time of the service.
A memorial fund has been established in Robby’s name for GLHF (Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation), 638 North 18th Street, Suite 108, Milwaukee, WI 53233.
For online condolences and additional information please visit www.wenigfuneralhome.com.
Published in Sheboygan Press on Jan. 18, 2017