Raymond Michael (Mike-Sam) Frakes
Raymond Michael (Mike-Sam) Frakes, age 63, of Bosworth, MO, passed away Thursday, January 23, 2014 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Kansas City, MO.
Raymond was born September 30, 1950 in Carrollton, MO, the son of James Lincoln and Mildred Loraine (Persinger) Frakes. He attended school in Waverly, MO, and proudly joined the United States Army in 1968 and honorably served time in Vietnam until 1970.
Raymond worked briefly for Banquet Foods before becoming employed by the Marshall Habilitation Center as a Developmental Assistant in Marshall, MO and continued his employment for 27 years until his retirement in 2004.
On July 3, 1996, Raymond married Vicki Ann England in Carrollton, MO, who survives of the home.
Raymond is survived by a son, Scott Frakes, of Hawthorne, CA; one brother, Floyd James Frakes, and his wife Glenda of Carrollton, MO; one grandson, Jarvis Frakes, of Wellington, KS; three great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.
In addition to his parents, Raymond was preceded in death by one son, Christopher Frakes, and one brother, Lloyd Wayne(Bud) Frakes.
Visitation will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, February 15, 2014 at Foster Funeral Chapels in Carrollton, MO, with a memorial service following at 2:00 p.m., with Gail Thurlo officiating.
Military Services will be provided by, The Veterans of Foreign War Pence- Lovell- England Post# 1773.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to The American Kidney Foundation in memory of Raymond. They may be left at or mailed to Foster Funeral Chapels, 201 S. Main, Carrollton MO 64633.