Lane W. Frazier


(Jan. 6, 2001)

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. today (Tuesday) at the LDS Church in Powell for Lane W. Frazier, 74, who died Saturday, Jan. 6 at home surrounded by his family, following a lengthy battle with diabetes.

He was born June 29, 1926, in Milford, Utah, the youngest of nine children of William P. and Jesse White Frazier. He married LaDawne Muncey on Sept. 14, 1947, in Milford.

Mr. Frazier served in the U.S. Navy from 1943 to 1945, stationed mostly in the South Pacific during World War II.

He worked for the Union Pacific Railroad for about 20 years and moved to Powell in 1961 where he worked for his brother, Alvin, at Powell Ready Mix. Later he managed the batch plant until he retired in 1986.

He was a member of the LDS Church. He spent his spare time raising and training horses and building saddles. He enjoyed hunting and camping with his family and friends.

Survivors include his wife of 53 years, LaDawne Frazier of Powell; and eight children, Jacquie Myers of Littleton, Colo., Janet and Levi Adams of Elko, Nev., Russell and Jaci Frazier of Anchorage, Alas., Elane and Martin Timmons of Powell, David Frazier of Sheridan, Susan Nielson of Missoula, Mont., Michael and Sherri Frazier and Bradley and Linda Frazier, both of Anchorage, Alas. He enjoyed his 25 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren. His sister, Sarah and husband Ken, still reside in Milford. He has many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and seven of his siblings. He was loved by all and will be dearly missed.

Cremation has taken place. Those who wish may make memorial donations to the Cody Dialysis Unit at West Park Hospital or the Valley Home Care.