David Wayne Frazer, of Stet, died about 9:20 p.m. Nov. 5, 2020, at North Kansas City Hospital Hospice House.
David was born in Caldwell County on Feb. 20, 1944, to W.H. “Junior” Frazer and Lois Emogene Summers. He married Marilyn Jean Frazer (Peters) on May 23, 1964. She survives, of the home.
Other survivors include his daughter, Jennifer Sue Frazer of Stet; a son and daughter-in-law, Jason and Misty Frazer (Young) of Richmond, and son David Brett (Joel) Frazer of Chicago; one grandchild, Hallie Jean Frazer; a sister, Karen McBee (Frazer) of Hardin; a stepsister, Candice (Williams) Woodcock and husband, Rick, of Canada; his mother-in-law, Mary Peters of Polo; three sisters-in-law, Shirley Smith (Peters) of Richmond, Glenda Coats (Peters) of Lexington and June Bost (Peters) of Polo; several nieces and nephews; and great-nieces and greatnephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Julie Dawn Frazer; a stepmother, Helen Frazer; a father-in-law, Glen Peters; and four brothers-in-law, Paul McBee, Bill Bost, David Coats and Maurice Smith.
David was a 1962 graduate of Stet High School. He was an excellent athlete in softball, basketball and track, and an active FFA member. He then went on to college at the University of Central Missouri, majoring in agriculture and spent his life working on the family farm.
David was a member of the New Hope United Methodist Church and the New Hope Cemetery Board. He served on the Stet School Board. David was a member of the Missouri Hereford Association and was inducted into its hall of fame in 2017. He also was a member of the Missouri simmental and angus associations.
David enjoyed cattle sales and livestock shows. He loved playing and watching sports of all kinds and liked going to country music shows. He had a lifelong love of doing crossword puzzles. David was a wonderful husband, father and papa, and will be dearly missed.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the New Hope Cemetery Association and/or the ALS Association, Mid-America Chapter.
Private family services were held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020, at Thurman Funeral Home in Richmond, with the Rev. Dennis Estes officiating. Inurnment followed the services at New Hope Cemetery, North of Hardin. Remember to share memories of David with the family by visiting www.thurmanfuneralhome.com.