December 12, 1947 - December 30, 2018

Leave a message of condolence  Send Flowers


Friday, January 4, 2019 10:00 AM Church of Christ in Christian Union


Visitation Thursday, January 3, 2019 from 4:00 PM-7:00 PM at Vernon Funeral Home

Roger Edward Frazier, 71 of Urbana, Ohio passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2018 in Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton.
He was born December 12, 1947 in Bellefontaine, Ohio the son of Milum M. and Faye (Bayes) Frazier. Roger proudly served his country in the United States Army. Roger was a 1967 graduate of Triad High School. He was a member of AMVETS 121, VFW Urbana, Machinist of Springfield, Union Club of Springfield and Eagles of Springfield. He was a volunteer at Vancrest and helped with wheelchair square dancing. Roger enjoyed line dancing and had a DJ company called "Blazin" DJ he enjoyed singing and would often sing with Vicki Edwards, their favorite song was the Leader of the Pack. He loved going to the shady bowl, spending time with people but most of all going to his grandkids sports.
Roger is survived by his wife, Mildred Frazier; son, Matt (Sonja) Frazier; step children, Beverly Steagall, Brenda (Jerry) Vander Mey, Peggy Lyons, Albert "Bud" Watts, Floyd E. (Ruth) Watts and Charles L. Watts; sister, Gracie (Melvin) Holycross; 12 grandchildren, including, Bryce, Bailie and Brett; 13 great grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews, including, Carrie, David, Chrissie, Cathy and Curt.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Martha M. Fraley and Jane C. Frazier and nephew, Melvin "Peanut" McGill.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4-7 pm on Thursday, January, 3, 2019 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am on Friday, January 4, 2019 in the Church of Christ in Christian Union with Pastor Mike Grable officiating. Burial will follow in Somerford Cemetery, London, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Vernon Funeral Home, 235 Miami St., Urbana, Ohio 43078.
Condolences may be made to the family at


Steven - Jan 3, 2019
Prayers for the family going up to heaven may God be with you guys and confront you all.
Ron and Beth Turner - Jan 2, 2019
We are deeply saddened by the news of your dad's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Ron, Beth, Casey and Carly
Kathy and Tim mays - Jan 2, 2019
Tim worked with Roger for 18 years and they not only worked together they were Friends. Roger was funny , caring, and always there to help anyone. So sorry Mildred and Family for your loss. Rest In Pease old Friend
Larry Chambers - Jan 1, 2019
I had the pleasure of working with Roger for 8 years at Fox River Paper. The nicest co-worker I have ever worked with. He never did not have the time to lend anyone a helping hand. He is sadly going to be missed.

Recent Obituaries

Skillman, McDonald & Vernon
Vernon Funeral Home
Urbana, OH
Freshwater, McDonald & Vernon
North Lewisburg, OH

© 2017, Vernon Family Funeral Home