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FRAINIER, Robert "Bob"

FRAINIER, Robert "Bob"

FRAINIER - Robert "Bob"
December 13, 1935 - June 26, 2017. A longtime resident of West Seneca, died Monday at home peacefully surrounded by his family. He was 81. Robert was born December 13, 1935 to the late Leo and Alice (Deckert) Frainier. After graduating from Bishop Timon High School, Bob went on to work at Bethlehem Steel for over 45 years. He was a foreman at the Galvanize Mill. He was very active in his local parish, St. John Vianney, and at the West Seneca Senior Center where he enjoyed playing bingo, euchre and pinochle. Throughout his life Bob had many pastimes that he enjoyed including hunting, fishing and gardening, but what he took most pleasure in was helping those in need. Bob was preceded in death by his life partner Doris Swiatkowski. He is survived by his siblings, Leo (Bonnie) Frainier, Annmarie Hutchison, Margaret Frainier, the late Joyce Lucey, his five daughters, Denise Frainier, Shelly Frost, Janine Frainier, Lisa (Anthony) Brienza, Robin Pittman and nine grandchildren. There will be no prior visitation. A Memorial Mass will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday July 15, 2017 at St. John Vianney, 2950 Southwestern Blvd., Orchard Park, NY 14127. Flowers gratefully declined. In lieu of flowers a donation can be made in Robert's name to St. John Vianney parish or Ronald McDonald House of Buffalo. Arrangements by ERIE COUNTY CREMATION SERVICE, (824-6435).
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