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Fraederick, Emil Saturday, January 7, 1950 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FRAEDERICK - Emil Edward Fraedrick, age 72 years, died at his home 1365 Lake Drive, January 6, 1950.  He was born June 28, 1877 in Chicago, Illinois.  He was married to Lena M. Habager in West Bend, Iowa, in 1900.  She preceded him in death in 1946.  He is survived by 2 sons: Everett E. Fraedrick and Aud T. Fraedrick both of Eugene; also 1 sister, Mrs. J. A. Schmidt of Los Angeles.  He was a member of the Springfield Masonic Lodge, Liberty 171.  Funeral services will be held at the Poole-Larsen Chapel, Monday, January 9, at 2:00 p.m. with interment in Rest Haven Memorial Park, Masonic Lodge 171 of Springfield in charge.
Frampton, Margaret
Wednesday, May 24, 2000
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
The funeral will be held May 25 for Margaret M. Frampton of Eugene, who died May 21 of Alzheimer's disease. She was 88.

She was born Sept. 10, 1911, in Greene, Iowa, to Clayton and Belle Allum. She graduated from Coburg High School and from Oregon College of Education.

In 1936, she married Ben Frampton in Anchorage. He died in 1974. Before moving to the Junction City area in 1969, Frampton lived in numerous places in Alaska. She also lived in Leaburg. She worked as a beautician and a school teacher. Her interest included gardening and needlework.

Survivors include two daughters, Janice Watkins of Bremerton, WA., and Patsy Dyer of Salem; a son, Clayton of Junction City; a brother, Jim Allum of Yuma, AZ.; two sisters, Eileen Harkins of Albany and Maridell Deffenbacher of Eugene; 7 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday at Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene. Thursday's service will be at 11 a.m., also at the funeral home. Burial will be at Rest-Haven Memorial Park in Eugene. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Assoc., or to Hospice of Sacred Heart.
Francis, David
Monday, March 6, 1950 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FRANCIS – David Francis of Creswell passed away at his home Sunday, March 5, 1950, at the age of 95.  He was born April 9, 1854 in Ontario, Canada, and married Frances L. Aldrich in 1898 at West Salem, Wisconsin.  He was a member of the Presbyterian Church.  Besides his wife he is survived by one son, Llewllyn Francis of New York City.  Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Schwering-England Chapel, Creswell.
Francisco, Laura
Tuesday, January 7, 1941
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Funeral Is Held

NORTH FORK, Jan. 7 – (Special) – Graveside funeral services were held Thursday afternoon at the Haring cemetery for Mrs. Laura Ann Francisco, Rev. T. M. Cole officiating.  Music was furnished by Mrs. Kenneth McCornack, Mrs. William Meadows, V. E. Dwyer, and E. D. Isom.  The pall-bearers were Roy Swearingen, Vern Meadows, Leo Meadows, Leslie Akerley, William Meadows, and Boyd Bonneau.  The Poole chapel was in charge.

Mrs. Francisco was born in New York in July, 1850, and died at the home of her son on North Fork, December 31.  She has been a member of the Seventh Day Adventist church for many years.  She is survived by her son, Forrest B. Francisco, seven granddaughters, Mrs. Dorothy Akerley of Eugene, Mrs. Lorraine Chappelle of Greenleaf, Hazel Francisco of Eugene, Roberta Francisco of Yoncalla, and Thelma, Beth and Twyla Francisco of Florence, and one great-granddaughter, Jackie Rae Akerley of Eugene.
Frank, Harry
Thursday, October 19, 1967
The Springfield News (Springfield, OR)
Harry R. Frank of 1215 N. 7th St. died this morning, Oct. 18, at a nursing home in Junction City.  A resident of this area for the past 16 years, he was born July 24, 1893 in Dayton, Ohio, and was married at Minot, N.D., on Dec. 29, 1916 to Lottie Kunkel, who survives.
 
Prior to retirement, Mr. Frank was employed as a custodian for the Springfield public schools.  He was a member of Willamalane Golden Age club and the Dakota club.
 
Besides his wife he is survived by three sons, Raymond of Minot, N.D., Beryl of Everett, Wash., and Herman of San Rafael, Calif.; two daughters, Mrs. Albert (Mary Alice) Geddes of Junction City and Mrs. Robert (Dorothy Mae) Callahan of Glasgow, Mont.; 19 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Jake of Seattle, Wash., and John of Whittier, Calif.; three sisters, Lillie Dunlop of Modesto, Calif., Grace Hockman of Dallas, Ore., and Marian Randall of Azusa, Calif.
 
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23, in Buell Chapel with interment in the Springfield Memorial cemetery.  The family has said that those wishing may make donations in Mr. Frank's memory to the Cancer Society, care of Buell Chapel.

Contributed by Cindy Watson
Frank, Perry
Monday, August 29, 1904
The Morning Oregonian (Portland, OR)
Eugene, Or., Aug. 28 – (Special) – Perry Frank died at his home in this city at 9:20 o'clock last night after a lingering illness.  The funeral services will be conducted tomorrow afternoon from the Baptist Church.
Franklin, Ace Friday, December 14, 2001 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FLORENCE - Services have been held for Ace Raymond Franklin of Florence, who died Dec. 6 of age-related causes. The former Springfield resident was 89.

Franklin, the great-grandson of pioneer settlers, was born May 24, 1912, in Randolph, Ore., to George and Lottie Thrush Franklin.

He married Eva Hunt in Coquille on Sept. 5, 1936.

Franklin was a third-generation timber faller. He worked throughout Oregon and Washington, settling in Springfield, where he worked at Weyerhaeuser Co. He retired in 1972, then moved to Bandon. In 1990, he moved to Florence.

His interests included genealogy and the history of Coos County. An avid storyteller, he compiled many family stories and genealogies. He belonged to the Bandon Historical Society.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Max of Florence; a brother, Marvin, and a sister, Genievive Silbernagel, both of Eugene; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Two sons, Rodney and Richard, and a grandson, Richard Jr., died previously.

Burial was at Mount Vernon Cemetery in Springfield. Burns' Riverside Chapel/Florence Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Bandon Historical Society, P.O. Box 737, Bandon, OR 97411, or to a charity of choice.
Franklin, Mark
Wednesday, April 28, 2004
The Springfield News (Springfield, OR)
Sept. 26, 1962-April 20, 2004

Mark Lee Franklin, 41, of Springfield, has died of complications from diabetes.

He was born in Springfield to John and Melba (Sizemore) Franklin.

He graduated from Thurston High School and from ITT in Portland. He served in the United States Army.

He lived in Portland, Lebanon and Springfield and worked as a computer technician. He could fix and repair anything and enjoyed shooting pool, snorkeling and working on the computer.

In addition to his parents of Springfield, survivors include one son: Vance Swisher of Lebanon; one daughter: Summer Swisher of Lebanon; one brother: Brandal Franklin of Springfield; and three sisters: Angela Franklin of Cheshire, Melissa Crober of Springfield and Robyn Franklin of Springfield.

A memorial service was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 24 at Major Family Funeral Home.
Franklin, Marvin
Tuesday, March 19, 2002 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Marvin Richard "Marv" Franklin of Eugene died March 17 of age-related causes. He was 85.

Franklin was born Nov. 5, 1916, in Bandon to George "Chet" and Lottie Thrush Franklin. He married Audrey Moore in Coquille on July 1, 1939.

He graduated from Bandon High School. He owned and operated his own logging company. He also worked as a tower operator for Weyerhaeuser for 13 years.

Franklin enjoyed fishing, hunting and rockhounding. He lived in the area for 62 years.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Judith Rountree of La Pine and Susan Hirte of Pleasant Hill; two sons, Gerald of Eugene and Ricky of Portland; a sister, Genevieve Silbernagel of Eugene; 10 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. A grandson, Anthony Darling, died in 1961.

No services are planned. Inurnment will be at Springfield Memorial Gardens. Springfield Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Franklin, Richard Monday, February 6, 1950 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Baby Found Dead in Crib

Richard Allen Franklin, three-months-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Franklin, Florence, died Saturday at his home.  He was born Nov. 3, 1949, at Salem.

The child had been fed at 2 a.m. Saturday by his mother, and was found dead in his crib at 9 a.m.  an autopsy was scheduled by the Lane County coroner’s office.

Besides his parents he is survived by grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Glen Nemchick, Salem; and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Francisco, Deer River, Minn.; a great-grandfather, Amiel Nemchick, Albany.

Services will be at Fortmiller-Fredericksen Mortuary in Albany, Tuesday, at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Morton Booth officiating.  Interment will be at Pioneer Cemetery near Brooks, Ore.
Frantz, Emma
Friday, March 1, 2002 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
SPRINGFIELD - Emma Elmira Frantz of Springfield died Feb. 26 of age-related causes. She was 102.

Frantz was born Feb. 22, 1900, in Fairmont, Ind., to Henry and Beryl Coahran Pernod. She married Forrest "Buck" Frantz in 1919 in Mississippi. He died in 1952.

She was a housekeeper for 35 years at the Frank Toby Jones Retirement Home in Tacoma, Wash., and was a manager when she retired.

Her hobbies included sewing and needlework, and she made most of her clothes. She enjoyed traveling, reading and gardening.

She was a member of World War I Widows of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Before living in Springfield, Frantz lived in Sierra Vista, Ariz., and Tacoma.

Survivors include a son, John of Springfield; a daughter, Betty Miller of Sierra Vista; a sister, Eva Mae Smith of Fairfax, Va.; a brother, Richard Pernod of Richland, Wash.; seven grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren. A daughter, Darlene Frantz, died previously.

No services will be held. Buell Chapel in Springfield is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to South Hills Rehabilitation Center in Eugene.
Franzoni, Harry
Monday, March 27, 1950
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FRANZONI – Harry V. Franzoni, age 50 of 255 No. Brooklyn St., Eugene passed away in North Bend Thursday, March 23, 1950.  He was born in Sweden February 2, 1900 and was married to Iva Laymon in Big Timber, Montana June 28, 1932.  He is survived by his wife, Iva; two sons, Harry and Harvey; one daughter, Barbara; father, Oscar; and one sister, Geralda Lindsey, both of Lowell, Wyoming; one brother in California.  Funeral services will be held at Bartholomew-Buell Chapel Wednesday, March 29 at 2:00 p.m. with interment in Laurel Hill Cemetery.
Frazee, Norma
Wednesday, November 5, 2003
The Springfield News (Springfield, OR)
May 12, 1911-Oct. 19, 2003

Norma Huston Frazee, 92, of Springfield has died of age-related causes.

Born in Eugene to Robert and Charlotte (Young) Huston, she married Wilfred "Bill" Frazee on Feb. 6, 1937, in Eugene. He died March 27, 2003.

She lived in Eugene and Florence as a child and graduated from Eugene High School in 1929 and the University of Oregon in 1934. She moved to Berkley, Calif., and worked for two years there. She lived in Eugene and Walterville from 1936 to 1939 and then moved to Kelso, Wash., and Eugene, returning to Leaburg in 1946 and Springfield in 1957.

She worked for the UO Library Catalog Department, two manufacturing plants in the San Francisco area, UO Law School, Bureau of Municipal service, League of Oregon Cities and in real estate. She retired from the UO Department of Sociology in 1976.

She enjoyed drying and pressing flowers and vegetation and made artistic pictures with pressed material. She volunteered at her church, Springfield First Baptist Church, and did the flower arrangements for church services and made more than 120 cloth banners for special events. She also proofread church publications and was active with many church committees.

She sang with the Willamalane Senior Singers until the 1980s and enjoyed knitting and sewing. During her college years, she joined with Beta Gamma Sigma and Phi Beta Kappa.

Survivors include a son: Paul Freeze of San Diego, Calif.; and a daughter: Sharla Davis of Springfield.

A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at Springfield First Baptist Church. Buell Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Springfield First Baptist Church Memorial Fund.
Frazell, Daniel Sunday, February  25, 1979 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FRAZELL - Daniel Warren Frazell of 224 Seward Avenue, Springfield, passed away February 23, 1979, at the age of 20.  He was an Eagle Scout, and a student at Reed College.  He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Ann and Peter Sherman; his father, Robert E. Frazell of Coos Bay; a sister, Loren Joan Corkum of Springfield; and a brother, Richard Eugene Frazell of Eugene.  Memorial service will be at the Episcopal Church of St. Thomas and Matthew on Coburg Road in Eugene at 2 p.m., Saturday, March 3, with Father Edward M. Tainton officiating.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the Boy Scouts of America or Reed College.
Frazer, Nicholas
Saturday, March 15, 1890
The Eugene City Guard (Eugene, OR)
Reinterment – A Pendleton dispatch of March 12th says that the remains of N. K. Frazer, a son-in-law of John Cogswell will be removed to Eugene for re-interment.  Mr. Frazer was lost in the mountains and frozen to death in February.
Frazer, Nicholas Saturday, April 26, 1890
The Eugene City Guard (Eugene, OR)
Buried – the body of N. L. Frazier was brought here from Pendleton on Friday evening of  last week and on Sunday was taken for interment to the Cogswell family burying ground a few miles south of Spencer Butte where it was consigned to its last resting place.  Mr. Frazier was a son-in-law of John Cogswell, and as will be remembered, lost his life while hunting in the mountains near Pendleton in January last.  Jacob Frazer, the father of the deceased, accompanied the remains.
Frazier, Donald
Friday, February 8, 2002 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
A memorial service will be held today, Feb. 8, for Donald W. Frazier of Eugene, who died Feb. 5 of congestive heart failure. He was 86.

Frazier was born May 22, 1915, in Portland to Clyde and Lela Gilbert Frazier. He married Olive York in Rantoul, Ill., on Dec. 26, 1941.

He graduated from high school in Portland. He attended Lewis and Clark College and the University of Oregon. He received a bachelor's degree in mathematics. He served in the Army's medical corps in England during World War II. Frazier worked as a mechanical engineer for the Boeing Corporation, building steel structures for 17 years.

His interests included gardening and woodworking. He enjoyed playing the organ and the piano. Frazier especially enjoyed spending time with his family. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Slidell, La., and First Baptist Church in Eugene.

Frazier lived in Portland, Seattle, Renton, Wash., Huntsville, Ala., and Slidell before moving to Eugene 30 years ago.

Survivors include his wife; five daughters, Sharron Palmer, Bonnie Raume, Jacqueline Loranceand Elaine Ericksen, all of Vashon, Wash., and Diana Wahlman of Shingletown, Calif.; a son, Duane of Omak, Wash.; 14 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. A granddaughter, Danielle Larance, died previously.

Today's service will be at 2:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Eugene. Lane Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church.
Frederick, Edith
Wednesday, January 15, 1975
The Springfield News (Springfield, OR)
A service for Edith Holloway Frederick, 71, of 836 N. 6th St., who died at a local hospital Jan. 10, was held in Buell Chapel Monday, Jan. 13 at 4 p.m. The Rev. Charles McCarthy officiated. Cremation followed.

Mrs. Frederick was born Dec. 7, 1903 in Myrtle Creek and was married in Springfield on Oct. 7, 1944 to John Frederick who survives.

Also surviving are a son, Archie Briggs of Roseburg; two daughters, Mrs. Louise Winebarger of Washougal, Wash., and Mrs. LeRoy (Betty) Hanna of Myrtle Creek; 16 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one brother, C.L. Holloway of Oakland, Calif.

In Mrs. Frederick's memory, those wishing may contribute to the Oregon Heart Association, 150 S.W. 12th Ave., Portland, Ore. 97201
Frederickson,
Thursday, January 5, 1911
The Eugene Daily Guard (Eugene, OR)
Died

At the home of her daughter, Mrs. L. C. Frederickson, two miles north of Eugene on the river road, January 4, 1911, at 1:30 a.m., Mrs. Johanna Morgensen, aged nearly 85 years.  The funeral will be held at the Gordon chapel at 2 p.m. Saturday and the remains will be interred in the I.O.O.F. cemetery.  The services will be conducted by Rev. W. B. Pinkerton, pastor of the Congregational church.
Free, Vonda
Thursday, May 16, 2002
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
The graveside service will be held May 17 for Vonda May "Vicky" Free of Eugene, who died May 13 of complications from lung cancer. She was 62.

Free was born July 21, 1939, in Lawrence County, Mo., to George and Ruth Stahl Blair. She married Warren Free in Corvallis on Oct. 23, 1962.

She attended grade school in Monroe and graduated from Monroe High School. Owen was a homemaker and her interests included flower gardening and collecting stuffed animals, glass and antiques. She enjoyed buying knick-knacks at garage sales. Free especially enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She was a member of the New Covenant Christian Church.

Free lived in North Bend from 1964 until 1966, when she moved to Eugene.

Survivors include her husband; a brother, Roy Blair of La Pine; and a sister, Lawanna Whitney of La Pine.

Visitation will be held from noon to 5 p.m. today at Murphy-Musgrove Funeral Home in Junction City. Friday's service will be at 3 p.m. at Rest Lawn Memorial Park in Junction City.
Freeman, Henry
Saturday, April 14, 1883
The Eugene City Guard (Eugene, OR)
Died – Near Irving, April 12, 1883, infant child of Mr. M. Freeman, aged about three years.
Freeman, Vern
Wednesday, August 30, 1893
Daily Eugene Guard (Eugene, OR)
Scalded to Death

An accident happened last evening at 6 o’clock, at the east end of Fourteenth street, by which Vern O. Freeman, the 14-month-old child of Mrs. E. Freeman, lost its life.  Mrs. Freeman had been washing, and emptied a tub of hot water on the ground in the rear of her residence, it forming a pool.  Before the water had time to cool the child, while unnoticed, fell into it and was scalded so badly that it died this morning at 4 o’clock.  The funeral will take place tomorrow morning at 10 o’clock.
Frese, Jo Hannah Thursday, February  22, 1979 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FRESE - Jo Hannah S. Frese of 61395 News Lane, Bend, Oregon, died February 21, 1979 in a local nursing home.  Arrangements pending BUELL CHAPEL.
Frese, Jo Hannah Friday, February  23, 1979 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FRESE - Jo Hannah Schiwe Frese of 61395 News Lane, Bend, Oregon, formerly of 408 Monroe, Eugene, died February 21, 1979 in a local nursing home at the age of 92.  she was born July 5, 1886 in Scotland, South Dakota.  She was married to Fred G. Frese on September 8, 1905 in Portland, Oregon.  She was a housewife and had lived in this community since 1923.  She was a member of the Emerald Baptist Church.  She is survived by her husband, Fred G.; 2 sons: Lloyd of Bend and Alfred of Lowell; 7 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; 2 brothers: Albert Schiewe of Molalla and Paul Schiewe; one sister, Lillie Montgomery of Westfir.  She was preceded in death by 2 daughters: Gertrude Frese and Dorothea Emigh.  Graveside services will be Saturday, February 24, at 10 a.m. in Sunset Hills Memorial Gardens with interment to follow.  Memorial services will be Saturday, February 24, at  p.m. in the Emerald Baptist Church with Pastor Marvin Friesen of the Emerald Baptist Church officiating.  Flowers are welcome by for those who prefer, donations may be made to Linfield College or the Emerald Baptist Church in her memory.  BUELL CHAPEL in charge of arrangements.
Fretheim, Isabelle
Friday, May 31, 2002
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
The funeral will be June 3 for Isabelle Floretta Fretheim of Madras, formerly of Eugene, who died May 28 of age-related causes. She was 85.

Fretheim was born July 8, 1916, in Frazee, Minn., to Ray and Floretta Seeger Jepson. She married Willard Fretheim in Detroit Lakes, Minn., in 1933. He died in 1980.

During World War II, she worked as a welder in the shipyards in Portland. A longtime resident of Eugene, she worked 16 years at Bi-Mart. She moved to Madras five years ago.

Her interests included gardening and handcrafts, and she enjoyed spending time with her family.

Survivors include a son, Ray of Madras; seven brothers, Ralph Jepson, George Jepson, Jim Jepson, David Jepson, Bob Jepson, Don Jepson and Ernie Jepson, and two sisters, Betty Palubieki and Olive Erkkila, all of Minnesota; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Monday's service will be at 11 a.m. at Bel-Air Colonial Chapel in Madras. Burial will be at Mount Jefferson Memorial Park in Madras. Memorial contributions can be made to Mountain View Hospice in Madras.
Frew, George Tuesday, January 14, 1975 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FREW -- George A. Frew of 1960 Val Halla passed away January 13, 1975, at the age of 91. He was born in Illinois May 25, 1883. His wife, Clara, preceded him in death. He is survived by a son, Chester of Eugene and a daughter, Melba Rich of Santa Barbara, California; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; a sister, Mary Smith of Illinois. Graveside services will be held at the Roseburg Memorial Park Wednesday, January 15, at 1:30 p.m. McGaffey-Andreason Eugene Memorial Chapel in charge of arrangements.
Frey, Frederick Tuesday, December 18, 2001 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
SPRINGFIELD - A memorial service will be held Dec. 19 for Frederick "Bob" Frey of Springfield, who died Dec. 14 of heart failure. He was 74.

Frey was born May 12, 1927, in Eugene to Jack and Cecelia Anderson Frey. He married Roberta Barry on May 20, 1945, in Springfield. She died March 28, 1987.

He grew up in Fall Creek and graduated from Lowell High School in 1945.

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, and returned to Springfield after the war.

He owned and operated F&M Towing Co. for 30 years, until his retirement in 1995.

He was a 32-year member of the Springfield Elks Lodge and associated with the Order of the Antelope for 30 years. He was also a past president of the Tow Truck Association.

Survivors include two daughters, Sandy Southall of Beaverton and Chris Frey of Springfield; two sons, Terry of Seattle and Michael of Springfield; a brother, Hal of Creswell; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Wednesday's service will be at 1 p.m. at the Springfield Elks Lodge. Buell Chapel of Springfield is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
Frey, Roberta

Sunday, March 29, 1987

The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)

FREY – Roberta Lee Frey of Springfield died March 28, 1987 at a local hospital at the age of 59.  She was born July 22, 1927 at Casper, California.  She was married in Springfield on May 22, 1945 to Frederick Robert Frey.  She has resided in Springfield for the past 45 years.  Mrs. Frey was the office manager for the F & M Towing Company of Springfield.  She is survived by her beloved husband, Bob, of Springfield; 2 daughters: Christine Frey of Springfield and Sandy Southhall of Portland; 2 sons: Terry and his wife Ronda of Tucson, Arizona, and Michael and his wife, Michaelle of Springfield; 4 sisters: Phyllis Cunningham and Kathern Hopper, both of Springfield, Pat Bariass[?] of San Francisco, California, and Suzie Leibieln and her husband, Chris, of Eugene; 3 brothers: Don Barry and his wife, Margaret, of Arlington, Virginia, Mack Barry and his wife, Caty, of Coburg, Oregon, and Jim Walker and his wife, Peggy, of Springfield; 6 grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.  Graveside services will be conducted on Tuesday, March 31 at 2 p.m. in the Valley View Cemetery at Mohawk.  In lieu of flowers friends may contribute to the American Cancer Society in her memory.  Arrangements are entrusted to BUELL CHAPEL.

Frey, Roberta

Tuesday, March 31, 1987

The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)

FREY – Roberta Lee Frey of Springfield died March 28, 1987 at a local hospital at the age of 59.  Graveside services will be conducted on Tuesday, March 31 at 2 p.m. in the Valley View Cemetery at Mohawk.  In lieu of flowers, friends may contribute to The American Cancer Society in her memory.  Arrangements are entrusted to BUELL CHAPEL.

Freytag, Margaret
Sunday, January 27, 2002
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
SPRINGFIELD - The graveside service will be held Jan. 29 for Margaret E. Freytag of Springfield, who died Jan. 25 of age-related causes. She was 85.

Freytag was born Dec. 22, 1916, in Nashville, Wis., to Hugh and Mary Harris. She married William Freytag in Wisconsin on Aug. 10, 1933. He died in 1980.

Her interests included crocheting, fishing, hunting and reading. She was a member of Wayside Open Bible Chapel in Springfield.

Survivors include a son, Bill of Springfield; four daughters, Carol Sulenes of Milwaukie, Lois Brent of Bend and Diane Rowe and Dawn Martin, both of Springfield; a brother, Trace Harris of Washington; two sisters, Dell Davis of Springfield and Carmen Brownell of Watersmeet, Mich.; 21 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. A son, Donald, two grandsons, Doug Dixon and Kelly Hammond, and a granddaughter, Mary Chevaria, died previously.

Tuesday's service will be at 11 a.m. at Lane Memorial Gardens in Eugene. Major Family Funeral Home in Springfield is in charge of arrangements.
Fribey, Luvinia E. Monday, April 10, 1950 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FRISBEY - Luvinia E. Frisbey, 440 Howard Ave, died Apr. 8 at a local hospital. She was born Aug 11, 1873, near Coffeeville, Kans., and married Chester G. Frisbey in Independence, MO Jan. 21, 1897. She was a member of the River Road Women's Club and lived in Eugene since 1941.

Surviving are her widower; two sons, Chester G. Jr. of El Cerrito, Cal, and James B. Eugene: a niece, Dorothy Scott, Del Monte, Cal; and two grandchildren.

Services will be at Poole-Larsen Mortuary, Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. with cremation following.
Friedenberg, Infant Son
Thursday, January 25, 1900
Daily Eugene Guard (Eugene, OR)
Coburg Items – Jan. 24, 1900

A little son of Mr. Friedenberg died Friday night after an illness of several weeks, and was buried in the I.O.O.F. cemetery Sunday.
Friend, Oramay
Monday, February 4, 2002 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
DRAIN - A funeral will be held Thursday for Oramay B. Friend of Drain, who died Jan. 31 of heart failure. She was 75.

Friend was born Aug. 31, 1926, in Salem to Roy and Dorothy Gore. She married Lawrence Friend in Yoncalla in 1954.

She lived in Madras for a while before her family moved to Drain, where she graduated from Drain High School.

Friend was a homemaker. Her interests included reading and spending time with her family.

Survivors include four sons, Mickey of Fair Oaks, Calif., Doug of Roseburg, Larry of Drain and Warren of McMinnville; a daughter, Valorie Friend of Newberg; a brother, George Gore of Drain; a sister, Corky Thornton of Mesa, Ariz.; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Thursday's service will be at 2 p.m. at Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove. Burial will be at the Drain-Yoncalla Masonic Cemetery in Yoncalla.
Fries, Ida
Tuesday, March 13, 1984
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FRIES – Ida May Fries of 28162 Crow Road, Eugene, passed away March 10, 1984, at the age of 100.  Arrangements entrusted to CHAPEL OF MEMORIES FUNERAL HOME, 3745 West 11th Avenue, Eugene.
Fries, Ida Wednesday, March 14, 1984
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FRIES – Ida May Fries of 28162 Crow Road, Eugene, passed away March 10, 1984, at the age of 100.  She was born July 18, 1883, in South Dakota, and was married to Soren Fries who preceded her in death.  She had resided in Oregon for the last 96 years.  She was a member of the Presbyterian Church.  She was a former member of the Rebekah Lodge and a former member of the Danish Lodge in Junction City.  She is survived by 2 daughters: Verda Renell and Lillian Crawford, both of Eugene; 1 brother, William Lower of Leaburg; 1 sister, Carrie Schneider of Washington; 2 grandchildren, Dorothy Morana of North Bend, Oregon, and Larry Jensen of Noti, Oregon; 4 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.  There will be no funeral services.  Visitation will be Wednesday and Thursday, March 14 and 15, from 9 a.m. till 8 p.m. at CHAPEL OF MEMORIES FUNERLA HOME, 3745 West 11th Avenue, Eugene.
Friesen, Albert Wednesday, November 28, 2001 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
A memorial celebration of life will be held Nov. 30 for Albert M. "Al" Friesen of Seattle, who died Nov. 23 of cancer and Alzheimer's disease. The former Eugene resident was 82.

Friesen was born April 11, 1919, in Dallas, Ore., to George and Emma Klossen Friesen. He attended schools in Dallas, Toledo, Salem and Oregon City, then worked for a time for the Postal Telegraph Co.

During World War II, he served in the Army Air Force in Africa and Italy, and was awarded a Purple Heart.

After discharge from the service, Friesen went to work for Western Union. In 1946, he entered a carpenter's apprentice program and started working in the home construction industry. He later worked many years as a sawyer and supervisor at Cone Lumber Co. in Goshen.

Friesen married Dorothy Root in Portland in 1948. She died July 7, 1994. He married Vivian Roseberg in Seattle on June 16, 1995.

His interests included fishing. He was a longtime member of the Evangelical Church of North America and sang baritone in a quartet called The Hymns of Note. He is remembered for his devotion to his family and his religion.

Survivors include his wife; four daughters, Roseanne Fulcher of Buffalo, N.Y., DeeAnne Henke of Alma, Neb., SueAnne Lloyd of Bizanet, France, and Annette Cone of Eugene; a brother, P. Delbert Friesen of Seattle; three sisters, Pearl Long of Boise, Idaho, and Ruby Woldtand Opal Jacobson, both of Eugene; and 12 grandchildren.

Visitation will be from noon to 5 p.m. Thursday at Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene. Friday's service will be at 2 p.m. at Christian & Missionary Alliance in Eugene.

Private family burial will be at Rest-Haven Memorial Park in Eugene. Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or to the Alzheimer's Association.
Frisbee, Natt Monday, January 18, 1965 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FRISBEE - Natt Charles Frisbee of 8741 N.E. Milton, Portland, passed away January 15, 1965 at the age of 87. He was born September 30, 1878 in North Carolina. He was a former resident of Harrisburg. He was a veteran of the Spanish American War. Surviving are one son, Sumpter of Portland; three grandchildren: Nancy Sturgill of Maryland, Ronald of San Diego, and Gerald of Portland; three great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 19, 1965 at 1 p.m. in the Junction City Chapel of MURPHY FUNERAL HOME with Reverend Ben Vegors officiating. Military Graveside services will be held in Rest Haven Memorial Cemetery.
Fritz, Cheryl
Friday, May 31, 2002
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
OAKRIDGE - A private memorial service will be held for Cheryl Fritz of Oakridge, who died May 22 of cancer. She was 54.

Fritz was born Sept. 20, 1947, in Coos Bay.

She worked as a housekeeper and enjoyed sewing, fishing and camping. She especially enjoyed her family.

She lived in North Bend until 1993, when she moved to Springfield. She settled in Oakridge in 1995.

Survivors include her domestic partner of nine years, Richard Green; a daughter, Janice Nelson of Springfield; a son, Richard Green of Eugene; a brother, Kent Bingham of Jefferson; and six grandchildren.

Buell Chapel in Springfield is in charge of arrangements.
Fritz, Owen
Tuesday, March 12, 2002 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Owen S. Fritz of Eugene died March 9 of age-related causes. He was 83.

Fritz was born Sept. 5, 1918, in Healdton, Okla., to Taylor and Claire Fritz. He married Sibyl Snyder in Asotin, Wash., on Dec. 26, 1945.

He served in New Guinea and the Philippines during World War II. He was distinguished as a sharpshooter and awarded the Philippine Liberation Medal. Fritz worked as a union carpenter for 60 years.

He enjoyed fishing, hunting and baseball. He was a member of the Carpenters Local No. 1273 and the National Rifle Association. He lived in the area for 67 years.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Janet Day and Susan Crum, both of Eugene; a son, Jerry of Portland; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held later. Burial will be at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland. Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Frock, John Tuesday, July 18, 1967 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FROCK - John Orville Frock of 1695 16th Street West, Florence passed away July 17, 1967 at the age of 72.  He was born in Muncie, Indiana on October 20, 1894, and was united in marriage to Gertrude Kawecki in Carson City, Nevada, November 6, 1945.  He is survived by his wife, Gertrude of Florence, a son, Jean Frock of Seattle, Washington; a sister, Mrs. Fannie Wagner of Sacramento, California; a grandchild; 3 step-grandchildren and a step-great-granddaughter; many nieces and nephews.  Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 20, 1967 at 7:30 p.m. in the RIVERSIDE CHAPEL, Florence, Oregon with Pastor Harold E. Moyer officiating.  Private vault interment in the Masonic Cemetery, Florence.
Frost, Francis
Monday, January 17, 1916
The Lane County News (Springfield, OR)
Died – At the county farm, on Saturday, January 15, 1916, Francis M. Frost, aged 92 years, 8 months and 7 days.  The body was brought to Walker’s chapel, Springfield and prepared for burial.  Funeral services will be held at the Baxter cemetery, at Marcola upon the arrival of the train Wednesday morning.
Frost, James
Wednesday, May 22, 2002
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
A memorial service will be held today, May 22, for James W. Frost of Atlanta, formerly of Eugene, who died May 16 of complications following heart surgery. He was 81.

Frost was born April 9, 1921, in Lansing, Mich., to Wade and Vinnie Frost.

He was raised in Oregon. In 1942, Frost graduated from the University of Oregon, where he was a member of Theta Chi fraternity and completed the Army ROTC program. He served in the 10th Army as an information officer in Hawaii and Okinawa during World War II. Frost also served in the Army during the Korean War.

He worked at J. Walter Thompson advertising agency in New York City before being admitted to the Harvard Business School, where he graduated in 1948. He worked at The New York Herald Tribune, the San Francisco Chronicle and CBS Radio, Meredith Broadcasting and the Television Advertising Bureau in New York.

Frost began a second career at the age of 53 teaching advertising and public relations. He taught at the University of Wisconsin, Marquette University, the University of Georgia, the University of Tennessee and Southern Methodist University. Frost also served as a volunteer adviser to many student organizations and as an informal career adviser to hundreds of students. He was an active community volunteer and a member of the choir at Peachtree Presbyterian Church in Atlanta.

Survivors include two nieces and two nephews.

Today's service will be at 5 p.m. at Peachtree Presbyterian Church in Atlanta. Frost's ashes will be scattered in Oregon at a later date. National Cremation Society in Lilburn, Ga., is in charge of arrangements.
Fry, Clarence
Wednesday, March 8, 1950
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Harrisburg Man Found Dead in Automobile

Clarence O. Fry, prominent Harrisburg businessman, was found dead Tuesday in his parked car on a Portland street.

The Multnomah County coroner said the 65-year-old Fry had died Monday of natural causes.

The automobile had been tagged for overparking while Fry lay dead in the front seat.
Fry, Clarence Wednesday, March 8, 1950 The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
FRY – Clarence O. Fry of Harrisburg, Oregon, passed away Tuesday, March 7, 1950 at the age of 65.  He was born at Missouri Valley, Iowa on Feb. 12, 1885.  His early life was spent in South Dakota, Nebraska and Wyoming, where he was an engineer for a railroad company.  He moved to California in 1919,  then to Idaho in 1922 before coming to Harrisburg 23 years ago, where he has since been the owner and operator of the C. O. Fry Warehouse.  He was a prominent business man and served as City Recorder and Councilman of Harrisburg.  He married Margaret E. Willis in 1908 at Deadwood, South Dakota.  She preceded him in death in 1945.  Mr. Fry is survived by four children, Mrs. Thelma Sommerville, Harrisburg; Mrs. Grace Brock, Harrisburg, Doris Hoyt, Springfield; one son Willis Fry, Portland.  A son John Fry was killed while serving with the A.A.F. in 1941.  Also surviving are three brothers Lynn Harry and Wilbur Fry, all of Nebraska, 3 sisters Mrs. Leona McCoy of Wyoming, Mrs. Lillian Morehead of Eugene and Mrs. Stella Crouch, of Lowell, Ore.; and 7 grandchildren.  Services will be held at the Sherman-Murphy Chapel in Harrisburg, Saturday, March 11, 1950 at 2 p.m., Rev. Kenneth Abbott officiating, with interment in the Harrisburg I.O.O.F. Cemetery.  Fortmiller-Fredericksen Funeral Home of Albany in charge.
Fry, Joyce
Friday, June 12, 2009
The Springfield Times (Springfield, OR)
Jan. 10, 1927 – June 6, 2009

The funeral and celebration of life was held Wednesday, June 10, 2009, for Joyce Colleen Fry of Blue River, who died June 6, 2009 of age-related causes at age 82. The service was held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' 66th Street chapel in Thurston. The burial followed at Springfield Memorial Gardens.

She was born January 10, 1927, in Shelley, Idaho, to Thomas and Olive Senn Johnson. She was married to Jack Dean Fry on July 3, 1952, in Las Vegas, and they were sealed for eternity in the Oakland California Temple on April 15, 1975, in Oakland, Calif. They moved from California to Blue River in 1969, then both owned and operated Fry's Double J Motel and Antique Shop along the McKenzie Highway.

They were members of the Blue River Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Jack passed away December 25, 1993 .

Joyce is survived by her daughter, Beverly Fry-Hadden and her husband, Kevin, of Blue River; her son, Howard Asher and his wife, Annette, of San Diego; her sister, Bonnie Tanner and her husband, Owen, of La Habra, Calif.; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Arrangements by Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.

Remembrances can be made to Sacred Heart Hospice.
Frye, Vione
Thursday, May 16, 2002
The Eugene Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)
Vione "Vi" Frye of Eugene died April 23 of heart failure. She was 49.

Frye was born July 5, 1952, in Portland to Willis and Mary Dillon Shaul. She married Jimmy Prince in Coquille in 1970. They later divorced.

She graduated from high school in Coquille and attended Southwestern Oregon Community College for several years. She worked as an office manager, bookkeeper, secretary and police dispatcher in Florence and Eugene. Frye also worked as a controller at Twin Rivers Plumbing for 11 years.

She enjoyed gardening, NASCAR racing, country dancing, rodeos, sunbathing, riding motorcycles and traveling. Frye served as president of the Eugene Country Dance Club in the early 1990s.

Survivors include her domestic partner, Buz Ripple; a daughter, Tina MacDonald of Curtin; a son, James Prince of Eugene; and two sisters, Diane Hammack of Springfield and Cheryl Anderson of Eugene.

No service is planned. Andreason's Cremation & Burial Service in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
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