William Joseph "Bill" Frasher, 82, of LaPorte, TX, passed away December 30, 2013. He was born in Beaumont, TX, on July 8, 1931, to Heloise and John Chester Frasher.
Bill attended St. Edward's University (Austin) and Lamar University (Beaumont). He proudly served 4 years in the United States Air Force during the Korean War
. Bill retired as Sales Manager from Dunn Heat Exchangers.
Bill was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanne Frasher, both parents, and brothers, Julian and Dr. J.C. Frasher. He is survived by his daughters, Denise Pennacchi (Robert), Stephanie Ward (Randall) and Michelle Cooper; 7 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; brother, Mark Frasher (Annette); sister-in-law, Mary Frasher; extended family and friends.
The family will receive friends for visitation at Grand View Funeral Home on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 p.m., with a Rosary being recited at 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will take place on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., St. Mary's Catholic Church, 816 Park Ave., La Porte, TX 77571.
Serving as pallbearers are Jim Fonte, Tim Frasher, John Frasher, Garrett Ward, Guy Pennacchi and Logan Ward. Honorary pallbearers are Jack Scouten, Tom Green, Tom Leicht, Bill and Dennis McGroarty and Sam Bevilacqua.
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