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“I will miss all the times that we worked on lawnmowers and snowblowers and have the time that we hand outside on the summer warm days ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“I will miss all the time as we worked on snowblowers and lawnmowers and all the talking we had outside on the nice days in the summer ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“May God comfort and grant His peace to all of Pudge`s family. I knew him in high school..always a fun friend! So sorry to hear of this loss.Pat...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Pat Bierdemann - Bonduel, WI

“Jeff, Steve and Lori, i am so sorry for your loss. Pudge was a great man. I truely enjoyed living next door to him as long as i did. It was a honor...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Evan Schmidt - neighbor

“I was so shocked to hear about the passing of Pudge...I was just thinking of him last week. He was such a great guy. He would weed my lawn and...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Sue Green - Appleton, WI

“We are so sorry for your loss Jeff, Steve and family. Pudge was a very good friend and fun to be with. We are so thankful that he and Nancy were able...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Pat Brinkman - Appleton, WI

“So sorry for your loss Steve, Lori and family. Love Mike Candace and Ellie ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Mike Mohalski - New Berlin, WI

“Steve, Lori, and Jeff. Our sincerest condolences on your loss. Bob was a great guy. We will miss him. Love and Prayers. Jack & Ruth ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Jack Van Landghen - Appleton, WI

“So many Friday nights we had coffee with you at the Old Glory Café. We sorrowed with you when Cory died and when your beloved Nance died. A lot...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Jim and Gerry Daverveld - WI

“RIP Pudge. I am sure Nancy met you at the gates. Steve, Lori and Jeff I am so sorry for your loss. Much love, Patti and Al ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Patti Kaprelian - family


Robert J. “Pudge” VanLandghen, 74 years, of Appleton, Wisconsin passed away May 4, 2018 surrounded by his family. Pudge was born August 24, 1943 to Fred and Alvina Vanlandghen (Wulgaert). He will be remembered as a funny, generous man with a huge heart. He was always smiling! He loved to ride around on hisHarley and cruise in his Corvette. He loved being outside and it showed in the 31 years he worked at Reid Municipal Golf Course. After retirement, he still enjoyed helping amily and friends with yardwork. He also enjoyed working on small engines. Pudge is survived by two sons Steve (Lori) VanLandghen and Jeffery (Rhonda Schemmel) VanLandghen, four grandchildren Holly (Jesse) Terrones, Zachary, Alyssa and Amber VanLandghen and great-grandsons Rylan and Kylar Terrones, brothers Jack, Doug, and Bruce as well as brother and best friend Dan. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Nancy VanLandghen (Peters), son Corey, sister Flay Huss and brother Paul. A Memorial Gathering for Pudge will be held on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 from 4 - 7:00 pm at Jansen-Fargo Funeral Home, 204 E. Kimberly Ave., Kimberly. Private inurnment. Special thank you to the doctors and staff of St. Elizabeth Hospital for their loving care of Pudge.