The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

February 17, 2013

Richard M. Frye

Star Beacon

EUSTIS, Fla. — Richard Michael “Mike” Frye passed away Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, in Eustis,  Fla., with his wife, Dianna (who supported him every step as he courageously fought his battle with cancer) and his daughter, Amber at his side. Mike and Dianna were married for almost 27 years and have four children.

Mike was born July 9, 1965, in Euclid, Ohio and was a Veteran of the U.S. Marines.

He was an owner/operator with U.S. Express and enjoyed traveling across the country, taking pictures of the places he visited, carpentry, fishing and the outdoors.

Mike is survived by his wife, Dianna; children, Amber Frye-Gordon, Amanda Welker, Michael Frye and Joshua Frye; grandchildren; mother and step-father, Tom and Julia Herlevi; and a sister, Heidi Ludwig.  

He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Frye.

Private family services are being held.

In lieu of flowers, contributions will be welcomed by Dianna to help with medical expenses.

Arrangements are being handled by THE BEHM FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 26 River St., Madison. Obituary and condolences at and