Robert "Bob" C. Fryklund 1951-2019
Robert "Bob" C. Fryklund
Robert "Bob" C. Fryklund, 68, of Abbotsford, died as the result of a traffic accident in Ohio on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019. A celebration gathering will be held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 10 at the Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home in Abbotsford. Military Honors will be provided by Colby VFW Post No. 2227 and the Unity American Legion Post No. 358. Bob was born on June 12, 1951, the son of Carl and Effie (Nelson) Fryklund in Phillips. After graduating from high school, he enlisted into the U. S. Army and served in Vietnam from 1969-1972 and reenlisted and served from 1975-1982. He was a truck driver for many years, driving for Gray Transportation of Waterloo, Iowa. Bob enjoyed hunting, was an avid reader and loved driving his semi tractor-trailer. Most importantly, he cherished his wife, Denise, of more than 18 years. He was a very easy going, kind hearted man. Bob is survived by his loving wife, Denise of Abbotsford; three step-children, Shannon (Lisa) Halopka, Nick (Tina) Halopka and Kristy Brunner, all of Medford; and four grandchildren. He is further survived by siblings, Linda Patterson, Duane Fryklund and Sandy Reichert, all of Medford and Gerald (Julie) Fryklund of Prentice; his mother-in-law, Florence Jahnke of Abbotsford; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Bob was preceded in death by his parents. Family and friends may express condolences online at www.maurinaschilling.com.