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Information for Emmett Allen Frye

1 September, 1898 - 18 July, 1984

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

July, 1984
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Jack H. Frye

    Services for Jack H. Frye, who died Saturday in Kansas City, Mo., will be conducted at 2 p.m. tomorrow at Peckham-Dakan-Davis Chapel.  The Rev. Erwin Algers of the Homedale Friends Church will officiate.  Interment will be in Wilder.
    Mr. Frye was born May 21, 1899, in Indian territory, now Oklahoma.  He moved to eastern Kansas with his parents when he was two months old.  He attended schools in Kansas and later moved to Denver, Colo., where he became an electrician.
    he married Irene Kresha in 1922 in Denver.  Later they moved to California where he was employed at the Mare Island naval yards at Vallejo.  He transferred to the Concord, Calif., naval base where he worked as an electric supervisor until he retired in 1960.  He recently went to Kansas City, Mo., to enter a hospital where his son is a practicing physician.
    he was a charter member of the Concord, Calif., Elks Lodge.
    Survivors include his wife, Irene, Martinez., Calif., a daughter, Mrs. Gordon Cahill, Homedale; two sons, Dr. S. W. Frye, Kansas City, MO., and Wilber Frye, San Francisco, Calif.; a brother, Harry S. Frye, Homedale; and 13 grandchildren.

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