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Charles E. Fraser

Company K-2

15 Jun 1937 - 13 Sep 2013

Place of Death: Englewood, FL

Interment: Cremation

It is with great regret and sorrow that I must notify you of the death of our Classmate, Charles E. Fraser on September 13, 2013, in Englewood, FL.

Well done, Charles. Be thou at peace.



FRASER, Charles E., born in Lakeland, Florida on June 15, 1937, died peacefully on Sept. 13, 2013 at the age of 76, at his home on Manasota Key in Englewood, FL. Charles was born as the only child to Cecil and Theresa (Arnold) Fraser. He attended Lakeland High School where he was a member of the undefeated football team. He entered the U.S. Army in November 1955, and was selected to study for the Academy at West Point. He joined State Farm Insurance in 1964 and served as an agent in Tampa and Plant City for 35 years. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Carolyn (Edwards); his son, Barry Fraser and daughter-in-law Lynn Hennegan Fraser; grandchildren, Kathryn and Andrew, great granddaughter, Rylie; and daughter, Pamela Fraser Fendt and son-in-law Harry Edward Fendt. Charles was an avid fisherman and spent many hours on the water throughout his life with his family, and his childhood friend, Richard Atchison and his wife, Carol Atchison. At Charles' request there will be no memorial service. In lieu of flowers or culinary comforts, the family requests that donations be made to Tidewell Hospice. Funeral and Cremation service arrangements by Lemon Bay Funeral Home.

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Sept. 20, 2013