Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
July 16, 2012 10:49 am EDT


FREDERICKTOWN — Loren B. Frazee, 66, of Pinkley Road, Fredericktown, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2012, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born Feb. 22, 1946, in Coshocton, to the late Otis and Ruth (Neldon) Frazee. Loren worked in quality control for Continental Can and also worked for Cadillac Products in Michigan and most recently in sales for DeCosky Motor Holdings. He was a past member of the Loyal Order of the Moose and Amvets Post 95, both of Mount Vernon. Mushroom hunting was one of his favorite things to do, along with fishing and traveling. He played softball, umpired baseball and refereed basketball games in his free time. He will be sadly missed by many.

He is survived by his wife, Karla (Sapp) Frazee whom he married July 23, 1977; his children, Dawn (Dan) Wolford of Coshocton, Teresa (Ed) Lofton of Millersport and Troy (Debbie) Frazee of Zanesville; six grandchildren, Mikaela Griffeth, Shelby Moore, Nicholas Lofton, Katie Lofton, Troy Frazee II and Ashley Davis; a great-grandson, Raidyn Davis; two sisters, Cynthia (Bill) Richard of Coshocton and Cheryl McCormick of Arizona.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a daughter, Denise Frazee; and two brothers, Gene Frazee and Dean Frazee.

Friends may call Wednesday from noon to 2 p.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home where a funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. The Rev. Esther Sapp will be officiating. Burial will follow in Quaker Cemetery in Fredericktown.

Memorial contributions in Loren’s name may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Loren B. Frazee.

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