Robert Friedl
Ferragine Funeral Home - Johnsonburg
401 Chestnut Street
Johnsonburg, PA
JOHNSONBURG - Robert L. "Bob" Friedl, 71, of Newell Creek Rd, Eldred, and also of St. Marys and Johnsonburg, died Friday evening, (Oct. 15, 2021) at his home in Johnsonburg following an illness of the last 4 months.
He was born in St. Marys, a son to the late Wallace and Elizabeth Eckl Friedl. On June 5, 2021 he married Christine "Chris" Mills Jovenitti, who survives.
Bob grew up in St. Marys and was a 1968 Graduate of St. Marys Area High School. He was also a 1970 graduate of the Educational Institute of Pittsburgh.
He was a member of St. Mary Church of Swartwel, a Mission of St. Rapheal Church, in Eldred.
An avid outdoorsman, Bob was a member of numerous local sportsmen's and outdoor clubs including QDMA, NWTF and the NRA. Bob had retired in 1996 as the owner of Advanced Heat Treating in St. Marys, PA a business he had proudly built from the ground up.
In addition to his wife Christine at home, Bob is survived by his children, Denise E. Friedl of Pittsburgh, Robert M. Friedl of Freeport, PA, Benjamin Jovenitti and his wife Renee of Johnsonburg, Lance Jovenitti and his wife Stephanie of Rockton and Thomas Jovenitti and his wife Kelly of Allison Park, PA and 6 grandchildren. He is also survived by brothers Wayne Friedl of St. Marys and Dennis Friedl and his wife Julie of St. Marys and several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Friends will be received at the Anthony F Ferragine Funeral Home and Cremation Services Chapel 401 Chestnut Street, Johnsonburg, from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Due to the ongoing concerns over the COVID-19 virus, the family requests that anyone attending the viewing or funeral please wear a mask.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Robert L. "Bob" Friedl will be conducted at Holy Rosary Church, Johnsonburg at 11 a.m. Wednesday, with Fr. David Wilson, Pastor of Holy Rosary Church and Fr. Tom Brown, Pastor of St. Rapheal Parish concelebrating. Interment will be in Holy Rosary Cemetery and will be private.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Anthony F Ferragine Funeral Home, Johnsonburg.
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401 Chestnut Street, Johnsonburg, PA
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Holy Rosary Church
Johnsonburg, PA
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Chris, I as so very sorry of Bob's passing. Keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.
Sylvia Kronenwetter
October 20, 2021
Chris, may God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Sincerely. Thomas and Kathy Geer
Thomas and Kathy Geer
October 20, 2021
Chris -
I am so, so very sorry for your loss. Hugs and prayers to you and your family.
Robin Dubler
October 20, 2021
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this most difficult time. We wish we would have had the opportunity to know you both better but had the pleasure of spending some time with you both . May God’s love be with you and your family during this time .
Elizabeth and Chris Robison
October 19, 2021
So sorry for the loss of Bob. Our thoughts are with everyone at this difficult time.
Jeffery Placer
October 19, 2021
Chris and family - I am so very sorry of Bob's passing. Although I never knew him, I heard nothing but good things about him. May God embrace and keep him. Pam
Pamela Diiulio
October 18, 2021
Denise, So sorry to hear about the passing of your dad. May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
Christine Blaney Bradley
October 18, 2021
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