Robert E. Pierzchalski, 32, Birnamwood, died unexpectedly Sunday, May 13, 2012 in Milwaukee. He was born on August 17, 1979 in Wausau, the son of Debra (Szews) Pierzchalski, Birnamwood and the late David Pierzchalski. Bob was a 1998 graduate of Wittenberg-Birnamwood High School and was a member of the 1998 State Football Champion team. He worked at Jarp Industries, Schofield for the past six years. Bob enjoyed riding his Harley, going to the Hodag Country Music Festival, boating, the Milwaukee Brewers, football and NASCAR. He enjoyed the time he spent with his family and friends and will be deeply missed. Survivors include his mother, Debra Pierzchalski, Birnamwood; siblings, Kathy (Michael) Radtke, Rothschild, Brian (Melanie) Pierzchalski, Stevens Point, Richard (April) Pierzchalski, Hatley, Victoria (Mike Wolff) Pierzchalski, Wittenberg and Andrew Pierzchalski, Birnamwood; one niece, Allison Pierzchalski; two nephews, Joseph Radtke and Alex Pierzchalski and his grandmother, Donna Szews, Birnamwood. Bob is also survived by aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends. In addition to his father, David Pierzchalski, Bob was preceded in death by his grandparents, Eugene Szews and Stanley and Jean Pierzchalski. The Funeral Service will be held at 4:00pm on Sunday, May 20, 2012 at St. Florian Catholic Church, Hatley. Fr. Alan Burkhardt will officiate. Burial will take place in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be on Sunday from 1:00pm until the time of services at the church. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund will be established in Robert's name. Schmidt & Schulta Funeral Home, Birnamwood is assisting the family with arrangements. The family guestbook and condolences are available at schmidtschulta.com.