Robert E. Paholski Jr., of Niles

July 5, 1956 — Jan. 6, 2018

Robert E. Paholski Jr., 61, of East Main Street, Niles, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018.

He was born in South Bend, Indiana to Robert E. Paholski Sr. and Geraldine Paholski on July 5, 1956.

Robert E. Paholski Jr.

He was preceded in death by his father along with a brother, Tommy Paholski and his daughter, Michelle Wesolek. Robert was an auto mechanic until his illness forced his retirement. He was an avid Harley Davidson enthusiast and loved Polaris Snowmobiles. He loved dogs and his family and many friends. His special love was his granddaughter, Emma Allen.

He is survived by his wife, Kathy Paholski of Niles, Michigan along with a daughter, Mystell Robbins, his mother, Geraldine Paholski and two nieces, Lindsey Paholski and Rachel Paholski. A daughter-in-law, Katherine Hodges and a sister-in-law, Kimberly Paholski.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at Bubb Funeral Chapel, 3910 North Main St., Mishawaka, Indiana. Memorial contributions may be made to the Paholski family to help defray funeral expenses.

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