Brodhead – Rex Disch, age 87, of Brodhead, WI, passed away peacefully at the Monroe Clinic Hospital, Monroe, WI, on Friday, August 13, 2021. He was born on December 18th, 1933, the son of Henry and Cecile (Anderson) Disch. He married Ila Andrews on September 1, 1956.
Rex had worked at General Motors, Janesville, for 30 years. He had also served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Rex is survived by his wife, Ila, 8 children; Debra (Mark) Evenstad, Jeff (Donna) Disch, Tom (Terrie) Disch, Sandy (Charlie) Holloway, Brenda Disch, Ken Disch, Kevin Disch, Amy (Craig) Shager; 15 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and 2 on the way. He is further survived by a brother, Daryl (JoAnn) Disch, and a sister, Becky (Dennis) Collins. He was preceded in death by his parents, a grandson, a sister and 4 brothers.
A graveside service was held at the Greenwood Cemetery, Brodhead, WI, at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, August 16, 2021.
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The D.L. Newcomer Funeral Home, Brodhead, WI, is assisting the family.