Deborah J. Frye
May 20, 1954 – July 29, 2019
Deborah J. Frye 1954 - 2019 Deborah J. Frye, age 65, of Auburn, Maine, passed away at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston on July 29, 2019, after a brief illness.
Debby was the eldest of two children of Albert L. “Alby” Frye and Barbara A. Frye (née Seavey). She is survived by her mother of Lewiston, Maine, and by her brother, Roderick L. Frye, of Leesburg, Florida. She was predeceased by her father in July 2017.
Debby grew up in Cumberland, Maine, and resided there for most of her life. She graduated from Greely High School, Class of 1972. She later earned a nursing degree from the University of Southern Maine. Debby worked for more than 30 years as a public safety dispatcher and retired from the Falmouth Communications Center at the end of 2016. In 2017, she moved to Schooner Estates in Auburn to be closer to her mother, who had become a resident at St. Mary’s d’Youville Pavilion in Lewiston. Debby was devoted to and was a tireless advocate for both of her parents.
Debby leaves behind many dear friends, including Rick Goldstein, Jim and Mary Johnston, June Vaillancourt, Kathy Fasulo, Donna Pastore, and Gail Quigley. Debby also leaves behind her poodle, Snicker, who was her constant companion.
Friends and family are invited to share their memories and offer their condolences by visiting Deborah’s online guestbook at www.lindquistfuneralhome.com
Visitation will take place at Lindquist Funeral Home in Yarmouth, Maine, from 10:00- 11:00 am on Saturday, August 17, 2019, with a service at 11:00 am, followed by interment at Riverside Cemetery in Yarmouth. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Debby’s memory to The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital, Attn. Development Dept., 22 Bramhall St., Portland, ME 04102 or to the Greater Androscoggin Humane Society, 55 Strawberry Ave., Lewiston, ME 04240.
- Albert "Alby" L. Frye, Father (deceased)
- Barbara A. Frye, Mother
- Roderick L. Frye, Brother
Greater Androscoggin Humane Society
55 Strawberry Avenue, Lewiston, Maine 04240
- Visitation Saturday, August 17, 2019
- Funeral Service Saturday, August 17, 2019
- Committal Service Saturday, August 17, 2019
Deborah J. Frye
Cheryl Carlson (Miles)
August 16, 2019
Barbara, Rod and Family
I use to work for your family many years ago. Sad to hear of Debbie's passing. She was always a delight to talk with. Thinking of you and your family, my thoughts and prayers are with you. Keep the memories close as she touched so many people and was very special to so many.
August 15, 2019
Debby: you were such an amazing person. No words can explain how amazing you were. You were a true friend to me that always had my back and just loved me. I will miss you soooo much. I will miss our dinner dates at rivalries, in Falmouth, just catching up on life. 😢😢My heart is broken but I know you are up there jumping and leaping and running ❤️❤️ Love you forever my dear friend.
August 13, 2019
I miss you my BFF. Everyday I miss talking to you and you zooming into the room to visit mom and I. I have picked up the phone to call so many time these last few weeks. I will miss you. Thanks for being such a good friend.
August 12, 2019
Debby: I will miss you. You are an inspiration to so many people, how your lived your life, how you took care of your Mom and Dad, your dedication to serving your community, your friendship which knew no boundaries. Love you my friend.