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October 23, 2021

8/20/2021 5:29:00 AM
Robert "Rapper" Fritz

Robert "Rapper" Fritz, age 83, of Rhinelander, died on June 10, 2020, at Tomahawk's Golden Age Nursing facility. Bob was born on Dec. 6, 1936, in Chicago, Illinois, the son of William and Mildred (Brown) Fritz.

Bob is survived by his daughter Susan and son-in-law Robert, son Robert Jr., grandchildren Robert, Max, Stevie and Hailey, nieces, nephews, other family and many friends.

Visitation for Bob will be held on Friday, Aug. 27, 2021 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Carlson Funeral Home. A picnic will follow the visitation, from 3 to 6 p.m., at the shelter near the boat landing at Hodag Park. You may see Bob's full notice at

The Carlson Funeral Home (715-369-1414) is serving the Fritz family.

Reader Comments

Posted: Monday, August 23, 2021
Article comment by: Jack Johnson

Condolences to Rappers family. I worked with rapper on the roll floor back in the day. We had a few laughs along the way. He was a good person. Along with a few stops at Pat Deaus.

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