Obituary of John Howard Frayer
John Howard Frayer, age 67, of Adrian, passed Saturday, December 19, 2020 at his home. John was born March 7, 1953 in Adrian, Michigan to Howard and Rachel (Beal) Frayer. He attended the Howe Military School until his accident in early life. John was a graduate of Sienna Heights University and the Michigan State University. Despite having mobility issues nothing ever slowed him down in farming or life. John loved to turn everything into a song lyric. He loved collecting and playing the guitar. John had an excellent work ethic. He served on the board of the Madison Township Cemetery. John enjoyed solving crossword puzzles and watching Jeopardy. Above all else, friends were his family and he loved to attend his grandchildren’s sporting events.
John is survived by his “daughter” Koleen (Mike) Shadewald, grandchildren, Payton Woodard, Ethan Woodard and Kylie Van Zweeden; along with many dear friends that John considered family. John is preceded in death by his parents, and a step-grandson Trey Freeman.
Funeral Services for John will be held privately. Visitation for John will be held on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm and 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. Burial will be held as John would want it to be fashionably late at West Madison Township Cemetery, on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at 2:30 p.m. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and social distancing regulations, only a limited number of individuals will be allowed in the chapel at a time and face coverings are required. Memorial contributions in John’s memory can be made to either The Disabled Veterans of America or to Siena Heights University. You may send condolences to the family/friends at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.