John David Frazier, 84 years young, of New York City passed in the early afternoon of December 19, 2018 in Branford Connecticut to join his lovely wife Patricia. He was born on May 8th, 1934 in New York City to his parents John Charles Frazier and Lillian Elizabeth (Ollerton) Frazier. Married, and widowed, to his lifetime love and best friend Patricia Ann (Dunn) on April 24, 1965, John is survived by his sister Mary Teresa (Frazier) Cahill of NY and brother James Earl Frazier (Angelina Muller) of NY; loving father of his children John Christopher Frazier (Marissa Algo) of Texas, Robert Walter Frazier (Paige Grigsby) of Ohio, Michael Benjamin Frazier (Leah Gustin) of North Carolina and Heidi Patricia Frazier of Branford; he was an attentive grandfather to John David Frazier (Jessica Harrison), Steven Edward Frazier (Ericka Olachea), Brooklynn Nicole Frazier, Jaxon Robert Frazier, Victoria Elizabeth Frazier, Olivia Nicole Frazier, Joshua Garcia Frazier, Ryan Andrew Frazier, Mia Elizabeth Vuolo, Cooper John Mills; and Great Grandpa to Aedan Blain Frazier, Carson David Frazier, Evan Grant Frazier and Milo Julian Frazier.
John, or as the family called him, “Jackie,” was an amazing brother, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend to all. John was a decorated Korean War Navy Veteran, accomplished business man (Turnpike Travel), Little League Coach, a diehard Mets Baseball fan, world traveler and an accomplished writer (Cheer’s) with a love and passion for boating and family. He will be greatly missed by all his family and friends.
Family will receive friends on Saturday, December 29, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service and Military Honors at 12:30 p.m. in the Clancy-Palumbo Funeral Home (Clancy Funeral Home), 43 Kirkham Ave., East Haven. Burial will be private.