Eldon F. Frye

January 28, 1918 ‒ August 31, 2004

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Eldon F. Frye age 86, of Mount Vernon died Tuesday August 31, 2004 at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. Mr. Frye was born January 28, 1918 in Mount Vernon to Otto and Josephine (Skeen) Fry and had spent his lifetime in the Mount Vernon area. He had been employed at Cooper Energy Services in Mount Vernon where he retired as a tool repairman after more than forty years employment.

Surviving are his wife Hazel (Workman) Frye whom he married in 1937; his daughter Jean Barker of Mount Vernon; four sons Eldon I. (Linda) Frye of Howard, Philip R. (Dixie) Frye, Thomas E. (Diana) Frye and James M. (Paula) Frye all of Mount Vernon; 17 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren; his brother Lloyd Frye and 2 sisters Ruth Frye of Mount Vernon and Janice Thomas of Utica. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a sister Edith Parks and 5 brothers Robert Fry, Paul Frye, Howard Fry, Clarence Frye and Harold Frye.

There will be no calling hours. Graveside funeral services will be Saturday at 1 PM at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon.

Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 302 east High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

This obituary and online condolences at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com