Robert Eugene “Gene” Frazier

July 12, 1930 ‒ October 08, 2013

Fredericktown, Ohio

Robert Eugene “Gene” Frazier, age 83, of Colony Drive, Fredericktown, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at Med Central Health System in Mansfield. Gene was born on July 12, 1930 in Knox County to the late Robert and Alice (Champion) Frazier. He served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. Gene worked for the J. B. Foote Foundry in Fredericktown and retired as a truck driver for NaChurs. He was a member of the Harmony Methodist Church in Morrow County and the American Legion in Fredericktown.

He is survived by his son, Philip Frazier of Fredericktown, a daughter, Diana (Mark) Morris of Cardington, a granddaughter, Nicole Morris, a great granddaughter, Nevaeh Morris, three brothers, Tom (Sandra) Frazier of Mount Vernon, Larry Frazier of Fredericktown and Steve (Katie) Frazier of Fredericktown and a brother-in-law, James (Lois) Thorne of Marion.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife, Jeanette (Tobin) Frazier, second wife, Norma Jean (Howard) Frazier, a sister, Marge Thorne and sister-in-law, Patricia Frazier.

A graveside service with military honors provided by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. in Maple Grove Cemetery in Chesterville. Rev. Jeannie Winters will be officiating.

Memorial contributions in Gene’s name may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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The Snyder Funeral Home of Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Robert Eugene “Gene” Frazier.