Robert Frost Sr.

May 30, 1913 ‒ February 09, 2003

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Robert E. Frost Sr., age 89, of Martinsburg Road, Mount Vernon, died Sunday February 9, 2003 at Knox Community Hospital. He was born on May 30, 1913 in Knox County to the late Calvin and Carrie (Pruner) Frost. He retired in 1972 after 42 years of employment with Pittsburgh Plate Glass. Mr. Frost raised, broke, trained and raced standard bread race horses for over 20 years. He was a 63 year member of the Eagles Lodge #760 Mount Vernon and the Beulah United Methodist Church.

He is survived by two sons, Robert (Nancy) Frost Jr. of Mount Vernon, Richard Frost of Sharonville, a daughter, Linda (Robert) Haignere of Centerburg, six grandchildren, Shelley Coon, Steve Frost, Cher Meier, Carson Haignere, Cammie Parsons and Carman Haignere, four great grandchildren, Nick Coon, Steven Frost, Brittany Combs and Nolan Meier, four step-great grandchildren, brother, Howard Frost of Mount Vernon and a sister Ruth Powell of Newark.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years Thelma (McCament) Frost (1999) and a sister Emily Everhart.

Friends may call Tuesday from 4 to 7 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home where a funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11 AM. Burial will follow in Saint Johns Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Beulah United Methodist Church, 8261 Columbus Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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