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FRULLA Robert Joseph

Male 1930 - 2010  (80 years)Deceased

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  • Name  FRULLA Robert Joseph  [1
    Born  9 Nov 1930  Pawlet, Rutland, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Birth Record of Robert Joseph Frulla
    Birth Record of Robert Joseph Frulla
    Gender  Male 
    Obituary 
    • Robert J. Frulla, 80, passed away November 28, 2010.

      Born November 9, 1930 in Pawlet, VT, he was the youngest of seven brothers and three sisters to Italian immigrant parents.

      After graduating from Warrensburg Central School in 1949, Bob joined the United States Air Force in January of 1951, he then served 29 months in the Korean conflict as a crew chief. While in Tokyo, he played on the base football team.

      Upon returning stateside, he attended George Washington University on a football scholarship, where he was a two way starter on the 1957 Sun Bowl Champion Team. Bob was captain his senior year, and won several awards for his outstanding play as a lineman, including Washington D.C.'s Touchdown Club's outstanding college player of the area, which included both Maryland and Navy. Bob was later elected into the GW Hall of Fame.
      Following his College graduation, he coached football for many years prior to working for Transway Corporation until retirement. There he became President of Freight Forwarders Institute of America.

      Bob was a fun loving man who was a fierce competitor, both on the football field and the golf course.

      Bob leaves behind his beloved wife of 55 years, Joyce E. (Stone) Frulla of Gainesville, VA; daughters, Susan M. LaForce and Nancy J. Gilmore and her husband, Steve; his son; Robert J. Frulla, Jr. and his wife, JaneAnne; grandchildren; Andrew LaForce, Michelle LaForce, Mitch Gilmore, Trent Gilmore, Robert Frulla III, Beau Frulla, and Caroline Frulla.

      A gathering of family and friends will take place, 3:30 pm, Saturday, June, 18 in the Warrensburg Cemetery, where Robert's earthly remains will be interred with military honors.
    Graduation  1949  Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Warrensburg Central School 
    Died  28 Nov 2010 
    Age  80 years 
    Buried  Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID  I26136  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  14 Oct 2011 

    Father  FRULLA Edward James,   b. 30 Jan 1889, , , , Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1953, Vermont State Hospital, Waterbury, Washington, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  Age: 64 years 
    Mother  BETTI Ida,   b. 10 Mar 1892, , , , Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1973  Age: 81 years 
    Family ID  F9579  Group Sheet

    Family  STONE Joyce E.,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. FRULLA Susan M.,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. FRULLA Nancy J.,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. FRULLA Robert J., Jr.,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  14 Oct 2011 
    Family ID  F9581  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Nov 1930 - Pawlet, Rutland, Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Warrensburg Central School - 1949 - Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Robert Joseph Frulla
    Robert Joseph Frulla

  • Sources 
    1. [S241] VT State Birth Records, Vermont. Department of Health., birth certificate (short form), (1930), Robert Joseph Frulla. (Reliability: 3), 14 Oct 2011.