Robert L. Linkenbach, 79, of Fremont, OH passed away on March 23, 2018 at his home. He was born on November 23, 1938 in Clyde, OH to Gordon and Edna (Ball) Linkenbach. He was a 1957 graduate of Bellevue High School.
Robert married Sylvia M. Widman on May 14, 1960 and she preceded him in death on November 29, 2012. He was a sales executive for Gordon Food service for over twenty-three years earning numerous awards for his achievements in sales until he retired.
Robert was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed hunting and fishing. Robert and Sylvia traveled extensively in their retirement years. He also enjoyed golfing and had a true love for his community. In retirement Bob devoted 17 years to Fremont Memorial Hospital as a volunteer.
Robert is survived by his daughter, Lisa (James Christopher) Aiello, Sandgate, VT, grandson, Robert Christopher Aiello, Sandgate, VT and many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Sylvia Linkenbach; infant daughter, Laura Lynn Linkenbach; siblings, Donna Valko, Eileen Humes, William, Donald and Sandy Linkenbach.
Visitation: Wednesday, March 28, 2018 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 550 Smith Rd., Fremont, OH.
Mass of Christian Burial: Wednesday, March 28, 2018; 11:30 a.m. at the church with Fr. Chris Kardzis officiating.
Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery, Fremont, OH
In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the American Diabetes Association www.diabetes.org