Robert H. Westphal Memorial Service Planned

October 21, 2020 by NASTT Staff


Robert H. Westphal
5/4/1944 – 3/31/2020

A memorial service celebrating the life of Robert H. “Bob” Westphal will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 30, at Faith Lutheran Church in Fond du Lac, WI.

Bob passed away on March 31, 2020. He is remembered for his many contributions to Michels Corporation, and to the pipeline and trenchless construction industries. An industry icon, Bob devoted 55 years of his life to Michels.

A memorial service remembering the life of Bob Westphal will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 30, at Faith Lutheran Church, 55 Prairie Road, in Fond du Lac, WI.

Friends and family are invited to attend the service. Based on current rules for public gatherings, masks will be required. Bob’s family will meet with guests immediately following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be sent to The Robert H. Westphal Memorial Scholarship Fund. To contribute, send checks to Michels Scholarship Fund, Attn: Nate Redig, P.O. Box 128 Brownsville, WI 53006. Enter Robert H. Westphal Memorial on the memo line.

Memorials may also be sent to Faith Lutheran Church and School, 55 Prairie Road, Fond du Lac, WI 54935 in memory of Bob.