Obituary of Robert Frei
Robert George Frei, 77, of Windsor, Missouri, passed away peacefully with his loved ones at his home on Monday, November 12, 2018.
He was born July 21, 1941, in Sacramento, California, the son of John Arnold Frei Jr. and Leona Stoddard (Jones) Frei. On June 6, 1964, in Leadville, Colorado, he married Joann Eleanor Garcia and she preceded him in death on May 15, 2007.
Robert served in the United States Air Force for several years. He was a pilot and also worked as a heavy equipment operator for Teichert Construction in California. He enjoyed working on cars and karaoke. Suffering injuries in an automobile accident, Robert lived the last 37 years of his life in a wheelchair. Through this challenge, he never failed to take care of his family, especially his wife. Traveling in his motor home and going on trips, especially to Hawaii, were things he enjoyed.
Survivors include 2 sons, Bobby Frei (Taylor), Windsor, Mo.; and Todd Frei, Grass Valley, California; a daughter, Shareen Boyd (Aaron), Hallwood, Ca.; a daughter-in-law, Sonja Frei, Linn Creek, Mo.; 13 grandchildren, Bradley Sims, Taylor Frei, Kyle Frei, Romeo Frei, Shelby Frei, Hannah Frei, Bryson Boyd, Aubrei Boyd, Kaedra Boyd, Jordan Frei, Sydney Frei, Sadie Frei, and Rilei Frei; 2 sisters, Jeanie Frei, Linda, California, and Louise Frei, State of California; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his wife, Joann, he was preceded in death by a son, Eric Frei on February 15, 2010; and a brother, John Frei.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Sunday, November 18, 2018, at the Hadley Funeral Home, Windsor. Military honors will be observed at 3:00 p.m. during the visitation.