Marion M. Frye

January 9, 2014

Marion M. Reed Frye, 91, of Lafayette, IN died at Thursday, January 9, 2014 at IU Health Arnett, Lafayette, IN. She was born January 12, 1922 in Clinton County to Jesse E. and Rosa (Fink) Reed.
She married John O. Frye II on November 29, 1941 in Mulberry and he preceded her in death on July 20, 1976. Marion grew up in Clinton County and attended Kirklin Schools. She moved to Lafayette in 1945. She lived in Logansport from 1973 to 1989 when she moved back to Lafayette. She was Co-owner of National Sales Company, Inc. She was a member of Bethel Christian Church and Quilting club in Logansport.

Visitation and Services

Graveside services will be held at 2:30 Saturday, January 11, 2014 at Bunnell Cemetery, Frankfort, IN. Memorial donations may be made to the Wounded Warriors. Goodwin Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

Survived by:

Sons: John O. (Dixie) Frye III of Lafayette and Rolland Keith Frye of Lafayette; Brother: Ernest B. (Becky) Reed of Frankfort; 5 Grandchildren; 9 Great-Grandchildren; and 4 Great-Great-Grandchildren

Preceded by:

her husband: John O. Frye II and 3 brothers: Basil, Waldo, and Vernon.


One Condolence for “Marion M. Frye”

  1. Charlie & Cheryl Nelson January 10, 2014 at 10:51 pm

    John & Dixie,
    We’re so sorry about the passing of your Mom. Just know that she is in a much better place now and with our Loving Lord.
    All our Prayers…Cheryl & Charlie

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