Robert Dee Frazier
21 November, 1929 – 15 February, 2021
Robert Frazier, age 91, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2021. He was born the son of Clint and Mable Frazier on November 21, 1929 in Boone, Iowa. He has been a resident of West Des Moines, Iowa since 1956.
Robert graduated from Jordan High School in Boone, Iowa, class of 1948. He entered the United States Navy in 1949 and served four years. He was stationed aboard USS Hamul (AD 20) off the coast of Japan during the Korean War, where he worked in the engine room. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1963 from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. Robert was a clerk for the US Postal Service and retired in 1996.
Robert was united in marriage to the love of his life Norma Edwards in 1954. They were married 48 years until her death in 2002. He enjoyed yard work and planting flowers. He also enjoyed home projects such as interior and exterior house painting, plumbing and other projects too numerous to mention. He was a big fan of watching sports on TV.
He is lovingly survived by his two daughters, Sheri Frazier and Sandra Figgins, both of West Des Moines, Iowa.
Robert was preceded in death by his wife, parents, and brothers Howard and Jack Frazier.
Please make any memorial contributions to the Animal Rescue League of Iowa.
Private Family Graveside Service