Robert Martin Kimball
1932 — 2021
Robert Martin Kimball, known as Bob, BK, Mr. Janesville, or simply The Captain, passed away on Monday, February 8th, 2021 in North Palm Beach, Florida. Bob was born in Chicago on September 28th, 1932, to Russell and Beatrice (Hagen) Kimball. He spent most of his childhood on a small farm in rural Rock County, hoping to become a farmer like his father. His high school agriculture teacher, Mr. Wesley Wiseman, encouraged him to attend college. Grateful for his mentorship and scholarship, Bob attended the University of Wisconsin Madison, and graduated with a degree in Animal Husbandry. His life plans changed when his father sold the farm. After graduating from college, Bob served for two...