William H. Frye

August 05, 1922 ‒ May 30, 2013

Gambier, Ohio

William H. Frye, age 90, of Pipesville Road, Gambier, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Thursday, May 30, 2013.

He was born on August 5, 1922 in Richwood, West Virginia to the late Clarence and Mary Lou (Hammons) Frye. William retired from Continental Can Company in 1987 with 34 years of service. He was a Veteran serving in the United States Marine Corps. during WWII.

He is survived by his wife, of over 67 years, Eveline (Burrows) Frye; four sons, Roger Frye of Howard, James Frye of Mount Vernon, Carl (Susan) Frye of Newark, Daniel (Kimberly) Frye of Raleigh, NC; nine grandchildren; and seventeen great-grandchildren.

Besides his parents, William was preceded in death by his great-grandson Damon Springer; two brothers, Edward Frye, Don Frye; and his sister Elma Dye.

A graveside service, with military honors provided by the Knox County Joint Veteran’s Council, will be held on Saturday beginning at 11AM in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Memorial Contributions may be made to: Odyssey Hospice, 540 Officenter Place, Suite 100, Gahanna, Ohio 43230.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of William H. Frye.