Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday in Frye Chapel & Mortuary in Brawley for Robert Steven Fiol, 62, of Brawley, who died Wednesday in Pioneers Memorial Hospital in Brawley.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Frye Chapel & Mortuary. Pastor Dan Jarrell of Western Avenue Baptist Church of Brawley will officiate.
Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery in Brawley.
Mr. Fiol was born Sept. 14, 1938, in Brawley. He was raised and attended schools in Brawley. He served in the U.S Air Force from 1956 to 1960, in which he played the trumpet for the Air Force band and had the opportunity to play for President Dwight Eisenhower. He married Evangelina Flores in Brawley on Nov. 15, 1975.
Mr. Fiol learned to play the trumpet at an early age and enjoyed playing for church. He also worked at several jobs in the Valley, probably the longest as a desk clerk at the Planters Hotel in Brawley for more than 15 years.