Charles W. Frye, 66, of Loogootee

Charles W. Frye, 66, of Loogootee, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville.

He was born December 7, 1955 in Washington, Indiana to the late Harold K. and Patricia R. (Craney) Frye.

Chuck loved playing music, singing, and entertaining family and friends or anyone who would listen. He played in several bands over the years, but two of his favorites were the Whitfield City Limits and Shattered Images. Chuck was the master of fun, the funcle (fun uncle) and an excellent storyteller. He loved his family fiercely, especially his grandchildren. Chuck was a former member of St. Martin Catholic Church and a current a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. He also served in the Army Reserve for many years. Chuck retired from Bonnie Leasing after many years of adventures.

He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Infant Frye.

Chuck is survived by his children, Cassie James (Jason) Rush of Indianapolis, Ethan (Emma) Frye of Loogootee and Dylan Frye of Las Vegas, Nevada; grandchildren, William “Liam” Frye and Mya Frye; siblings, Kenny (Susan) Frye of Loogootee, Ron (Sherri) Frye of Loogootee, Sherry (Jeff) Green of Indianapolis, Patty Ryan of Camby and Jason “Bubba” (Dana) Frye of Bicknell; and many more friends and relatives.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Monday, August 29, 2022 at St. Martin Catholic Church in Whitfield. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be held Sunday, August 28, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be the Martin County Humane Society or St. Vincent De Paul Food Pantry.

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