Robert Ricciotti, 82, of Walworth, WI, died Monday March 12, 2018 at his home. Robert was born in Chicago, IL on May 25, 1935 the son of the late John and Anna (Abotte) Ricciotti. He was a graduate of Lane Tech in Chicago, IL. In 1955 in Chicago, IL he was united in marriage to the former Josephine Balicki; she preceded him in death in April of 2013. He had worked for many years as a salesman for Ward bakery in Chicago. He liked to cook and he liked to eat and he liked to entertain. He was an enthusiastic gambler.
Robert is survived by: 3 sons; Robert of Walworth, WI, Michael (Melinda) of Antioch, IL and Tony of Lake Villa, IL, 7 grandchildren; Joey, Danielle, Jon, Megan, Michael, Matt and Nicole, 2 great-grandchildren; Vincent and Owen and a sister Marlene (Eddie) Bruns of Huntley, IL. He was preceded in death by 2 brothers; Richard and Peter and 3 sisters Marie, Catherine and Carmie.
A Celebration of Roberts life will be held on Sunday March 25, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. in the chapel of Derrick Funeral and Cremation Services in Lake Geneva, WI. Robert’s family will receive visitors Sunday from 2:00 p.m. until time of services. In lieu of other expressions of sympathy memorials are requested to: Aurora at Home Hospice. To sign the on-line guest registry click Guest Book.