Bob was born in Ohio’s Shelby County Feb. 23, 1929, to the (late) William and Amelia (Luthman) Frilling. He had retired as owner/operator of Feed Additives and was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in McCartyville, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Monica (Watercutter) Frilling; his second wife of 47 years, Virginia Lee (Didrick) Frilling, who died in 2000; his son, Robert William Frilling, who died in 2015; three grandchildren; his great-granddaughter; and his siblings, Marcella Bertke, Henrietta Nerderman, Louis Frilling, Wilbert Frilling, Edwin Frilling, Eleanora Hess, Sylvester Frilling, Harold Frilling, Donald “Romie” Frilling, Eugene Frilling and James Frilling.
Bob is survived by his children and their spouses, Patricia and Michael Boerger of Sidney, Ohio, Larry and Treva Frilling of Union City, Michael and Beverly Frilling of McCartyville and Joseph and Debra Frilling, Douglas and Lynn Frilling and Lisa and Allen Peeples, all of Anna; 24 grandchildren; 59 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Barb Frilling of Wisconsin and Mildred Frilling of St. Henry, Ohio; his brother-in-law, Clyde Dorsten of Xenia, Ohio; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial was set for 10:30 a.m. today at Sacred Heart Catholic Church at 9377 State Route 119 in McCartyville. Private interment was planned.
Contributions may be made to Fair Haven Shelby County Home, Timber Hall Unit, 2901 Fair Road, Sidney, OH 45365.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.stockerfraley.com.