Robert Ivan “Bob” “Irresistible” Fraelich, 78, of Wakeman, passed away Saturday, July 5, 2014, at his residence, surrounded by his family. He was born October 28, 1935, in Wilmot, Ohio and was a U.S. Army veteran.
He was employed by Buckeye Pipe Lines. Bob was a hard worker and loved his family and community. He was an active member of the Wakeman Eagles, and loved sports, playing softball, bowling, golfing, watching the Cleveland Indians, Cleveland Browns, and Ohio State Buckeyes.
He is survived by his wife, Donna (Phillips) Fraelich; children, Karin (Aaron) Thompson, Attica, Michelle (Dan) Stieber, Monroeville, Michael Fraelich, Wakeman, and Kenneth (Heather) Fraelich, Kipton; 11 grandchildren; and his beloved dog, Augie.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Dora (Seaman) Fraelich; and a brother, Kenny Dean Fraelich.
Friends may call Thursday, July 10, 2014, from 4 P.M. until time of funeral services at 7 P.M., in the Morman Funeral Home, 16 Cooper St., Wakeman. Burial will be at a later date in Camden Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870, or to the Red Cap Charitable Fund, Wakeman Eagles, 35 E. Main St., Wakeman OH 44889.