Robert Lee Frase died June 27, 2008, at St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa after an illness. He was 67.

Mr. Frase was born Jan. 14, 1941, in Omak, Wash. He served his country from 1956 to 1976 before retiring from the Navy.

He was a member of the Miami Masonic Lodge for more than 20 years. He enjoyed fishing.

Survivors include three daughters, Pamela Johnson of Chetopa, Kan., Melissa Walker of Miami and Carla Parham of Afton; one son, Jody Frase of Miami, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

In keeping with Mr. Frase's wishes, a private memorial service will be held among his family members.