Robert I. Fritts age 92 of Springfield, passed away on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at Springfield Regional Medical Center. Robert was born the son of Arthur & Anna (Reed) Fritts on October 11, 1928 in Springfield, Ohio. He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Doris (Bowman) Fritts, brother Harold Fritts, sister Irene Kitchen, & son in law Robert R. Tschantz. Robert is survived by his sons Dennis (Teresa) Fritts, Robert A. (Beverly) Fritts; daughter Sharon A. Tschantz; grandchildren Robert W. (Molly) Fritts, Jennifer (Robert) David, Angela (Gareth) Beaty, Anthony (Gretchen) Fritts, Christopher (Meghan) Fritts; 12 great grandchildren. Robert was a loving father, grandfather, & friend. He will be missed by all of those who love him. Robert proudly served his country as a member of the United States Marine Corps. Upon completion of his service to his country he worked as a pattern maker for many years. Robert was a member of the Union Club, & coached little league baseball. In his spare time he enjoyed hanging out with friends & family & playing euchre. Friends may call on Saturday, September 4, 2021 from 10AM – 11AM at the Richards Raff & Dunbar Memorial Home 838 E. High St. Springfield where a funeral service will be held in his honor at 11AM. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 11AM Glen Haven Memorial Gardens 8200 W. National Rd. New Carlisle, Ohio 45344. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. Patel & Dr. Varghees for the compassionate care they received during this time. Online condolences may be left at www.richardsraffanddunbar.com
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