Robert “Bob” Friday, Sr., of League City, passed away on Thursday, November 30, 2017 in Webster, Texas at the age of 78. He was born on March 28, 1939 in Flint, Michigan to Douglas and Stella Sloan. Later at a young age Bob would be adopted by his loving parents Richmond and Elsie Friday. He proudly served our Country in the United States Army and was a trapeze artist for Sarasota Sailor’s Circus. He began a career in lumber business working for All Woods Schroeder Lumber Company for 20 years and Kilgore Lumber Company in League City for 28 years. Bob was a excellent craftsman and enjoyed all types of woodworking. Bob was preceded in death by his brothers Jim Sloan and Dick Sloan, sisters Dora Atherton and Gloria LaFaver. He is survived by his wife of 45 years Jennifer, son Robert Friday, Jr. and wife Tania Jackson, daughter Shannon Gulsby and husband James, granddaughter Alexandra E. Gulsby, brothers William Sloan and Don Sloan and many loving nieces, nephews, family and friends. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 10am with a Ceremony at 11:00am at Crowder Funeral Home, 1645 East Main, League City, Texas 77573. Interment will follow at Forest Park East Cemetery in Webster, Texas. In lieu of flowers, you may send memorials to Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Attention Shirley Arbet, 18220 Upper Bay Road, Houston, Texas 77058 or American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave.Dallas, TX 75231.