OBITUARY

Frank B. Robbins

May 4, 1931March 10, 2019

Frank Robbins, age 87, of Troy, Michigan, passed away on March 10, 2019. He was born on May 4, 1931 in Detroit, Michigan. Frank graduated from Aero Mechanics. He was married to Isabelle Forgach on March 31, 1951. Frank went on to have a career in tool & die and machine repair. He was a member of the Elks and always had a passion for cars and life. Frank is survived by his children, Frank, Karen, Mark, Maureen, and Sandy; his grandchildren, Michael, Collien, Shelley, Dawn, Laura, Joey, Michelle and Ashleigh; and his great grandchildren, August, Charlote, Cymon, Scarlett, Michael, Lucas, Ellery, Louise, Sierra, Emery, Claire, Audrey, Logan, Aven, Henrik, Kayden, Tristan and Declan. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from 1-8 PM at Pixley Funeral Home in Rochester, Michigan. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 11 AM, gathering beginning at 10 AM until time of service, at Pixley Funeral Home. Burial will take place at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly, Michigan. Donations may be made in Frank’s memory to the ALS of Michigan.

  • FAMILY

  • Isabelle (nee Forgach) Robbins, Wife
  • Frank, Karen, Mark, Maureen, and Sandy, Children
  • Michael, Collien, Shelley, Dawn, Laura, Joey, Michelle and Ashleigh, Grandchildren
  • August, Charlote, Cymon, Scarlett, Michael, Lucas, Ellery, Louise, Sierra, Emery, Claire, Audrey, Logan, Aven, Henrik, Kayden, Tristan and Declan, Great Grandchildren

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, March 13, 2019
  • Visitation Thursday, March 14, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, March 14, 2019
REMEMBERING

Frank B. Robbins

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Ruth Alexander

March 12, 2019

Frank you will be greatly missed by all of us from the ALS group. Your smiling face and always willing to help someone out and always telling everyone we were from the same old neighborhood but many years apart lol. You are now reunited with your beloved Izzy. I sure will miss you my friend ūüėá

ALS of Michigan Sterling Heights Support Group

March 12, 2019

Our dear friend Frank will be missed.
Frank and his wife Isabelle played an active roll with our ALS of Michigan Sterling Heights Support Group.
After Isabelle’s passing, Frank spent the remainder of his years selflessly helping out people with this horrible disease. Whether it was fixing faucets, picking up medical equipment, taking someone somewhere or just spending time with members of our group. Frank was always there for us.
Frank was faithful to our monthly dinners and to us. He opened his home for our entire group to enjoy a "Summer Pot Luck" and car show, with the help of his family, for the last several years. His selflessness has not gone unnoticed. The gap he has left is great; a friend, support and confidante to our entire community. What wonderful memories and what a great man.

Bob Zimmerman

March 12, 2019

What a privilege it is to have had Frank as a friend. While we mourn.his passing on, we take comfort in knowing he is with his beloved Izzy.

Bruce and Joyce Schlanderer

March 11, 2019

I know Frank was a wonderful father and friend. He was 87 years young and always active with his beloved cars. We will be thinking of you and
missing Frank. Joyce and Bruce

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY