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Milton Herbert Frey
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Obituary for Milton Herbert Frey

Milton Herbert Frey of Clawson passed away on March 7, 2018 at the age of 92. He was born to his parents William and Sadie (Maiden name: Walker) Frey on September 23, 1925. Milton married his wife Ruth (Maiden name: Schroyer) on May 14, 1951 in Detroit, and he is a Navy veteran of WWII.

Milton is survived by his children Kathryn Payne, Garry Frey, and Roger (Tara) Frey; 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren, and sister Arlene Carrier.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his son Peter; and his wife Ruth back in January 2013.

Milton grew up on a farm with his brother and 7 sisters in Au Gres, Michigan. He left home for Detroit, joining the Navy at the age of 18. He was proud of his service as a Seaman First Class V6 from September 1943 until December 1945.

After working various jobs which includes taxi driver, usher at the Fox Theater, and a clerk at AAA, he became a Tool Die Maker until his retirement at age 70.

He was a Clawson resident since 1955. Throughout his years he enjoyed time with family, hunting, fishing, going on long road trips, and shooting pool. He was a member of the Royal Oak VFW spending many good times with his friends there.

Milton had a great sense of humor, joking with everyone he knew. He could always make everyone smile! He will be deeply missed.

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Clawson, MI 48017





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Clawson, MI 48017


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