Matthew Oliver Frasure

October 08, 1976 ‒ February 27, 2018

Bradenton, Florida
Formerly of Howard, Ohio

Matthew Oliver Frasure, age 41, of Bradenton, Florida and formerly of Howard, Ohio, passed away on February 27, 2018 in Florida. He was born on October 8, 1976 in Columbus, Ohio the son of Olia and Margaret “Peg” (Staib) Frasure.

Matthew was a 1995 graduate of East Knox High School and would later earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Southwest Minnesota State University.

He is survived by his parents; his beloved son and the light of his life Luke Aron Frasure; a brother, Pastor David A. Frasure of Lebanon, Ohio; a sister, Tami A. Ware of San Angelo, Texas; many aunts, uncles and cousins; the mother of his child, Amy McGuirt and her other children Austin McGuirt and Blake McGuirt.

Matthew was preceded in death by his brother Larry A. Frasure.

Friends may call on Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Floral Valley Community Center, 850 Crestrose Drive, Howard, Ohio 43028. A Celebration of Life service will begin at 1:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to help with the continued education of his son Luke and may be made to the Matt Frasure Memorial Fund at any Fifth Third Bank Branch.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Matthew Oliver Frasure.

  • I am so sorry for your loss. I just learned of this earlier today. I am sure you miss him terribly. Psalm 46:1-3

  • We are so sorry for your loss! Matt was an exceptional young man and will be missed. Sending our prayers and sympathies to the family.

  • Oli and Peg so sorry for your loss. Words cannot express the loss you a feeling. I will keep you in my prayers and I cherish the years of friendship we have shared.
    Dennis Snyder