Frank F. Robey, age 86, of Buckeye Lake, passed away on January 30, 2017 at Licking Memorial Hospital.
He was born July 1, 1930, in Parkersburg, WV, to the late Wilbur and Myrtle (McClung) Robey. Frank leaves behind his wife of 65 years, Dora L. (Schwalbach) Robey and their children, Frankie L. Constable (friend Marty Wollett), Frank F. (Mary) Robey, Jr., Wilbur N. (Debbie) Robey, Leman L. Robey (friend Barb), and Anna M. (Ed) Hunt; 20 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; eight great great grandchildren; siblings, Gerald (Carol) Robey and May (Tom) Burns; and sister-in-law Mary Robey. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by grandson, Wilbur Robey; and siblings and their spouses, Shirley (Marion) Robey, Paul (Jane) Robey, Olen Robey and Donna Wills.
Frank worked for Yardley Pipe for 46 years. When not working, he loved hunting, fishing, spending time at Buckeye Lake, and all of the people at Buckeye Lake McDonalds. The family would like to thank Nicolas Bartoe for being a great friend to Frank. He was always inspiring Frank to keep going.
Visitation will be held from 2- 4 and 6 – 8 p.m. on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at Schoedinger Northeast, 1051 E. Johnstown Rd., Gahanna, where a funeral will be held Friday at 1 p.m. Burial will follow at Jersey Cemetery. To leave online condolences visit www.schoedinger.com