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Earl J. "Bud" Frobe

January 23, 1946 ~ June 29, 2022 (age 76)

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EARL J. "BUD" FROBE

Age 76, of Huntsville, Alabama, formerly of Pittsburgh, passed away on June 29, 2022.  Husband of Susan Frobe; son of the late Earl and Ethel Frobe; brother of the late Lois Kearns and Carol Lynn Kuba; father of Laura Goins, Dawn Frobe, Carrie Frobe (Joe Sherman), and Susan Recella (Jerry).  He was a proud "Pap" to Eric Goins, Connor, Carson, Cooper and Camden Recella, and the late Ryan Goins.  He was also an uncle to many nieces and nephews.

Earl joined the Navy in 1965 as a Seabee, and served two tours during the Vietnam War.  He continued to serve with the Pittsburgh Police Department beginning in 1968, where he was a police officer for 25 years.

Family and friends will be received at Frank F. DeBor Funeral Home, 1065 Brookline Boulevard, Pittsburgh, PA 15226 (412-561-0380) on August 4, 2022, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m., where a Memorial Service will be held on Friday, August 5, at 12:30 p.m.  Interment will follow in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Gary Sinise Foundation or CORE (Center for Organ Recovery and Education); see contact information below.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
August 4, 2022

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Frank F. DeBor Funeral Home
1065 Brookline Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15226

Visitation
Thursday
August 4, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Frank F. DeBor Funeral Home
1065 Brookline Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15226

Memorial Service
Friday
August 5, 2022

12:30 PM
Frank F. DeBor Funeral Home
1065 Brookline Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15226

Interment
Friday
August 5, 2022

2:00 PM
National Cemetery of the Alleghenies
1158 Morgan Road
Bridgeville, PA 15017

Donations

Gary Sinise Foundation
P. O. Box 40726, Nashville TN 37204
Web: http://garysinisefoundation.org/donate

CORE (Center for Organ Recovery and Education)
204 Sigma Drive, Pittsburgh PA 15238
Tel: 1-412-963-3550
Web: http://core.org

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