76-year-old Robert J. “Bob” Friesen of St. James passed away Friday, November 30, 2018, at Luther Memorial Home in Madelia. Funeral Service is Friday, December 7 at 11:00 a.m. at First Lutheran Church in St. James with interment at Mt. Hope Cemetery in St. James. Visitation is one hour prior to church service. Kramer Funeral Home of St. James is handling arrangements.