Charles Beebe Frudd, 82 years old, of Portland New York passed away late Monday afternoon March 20, 2017 at St. Vincent's Hospital in Erie Pennsylvania after an extended illness surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Montrose, Pennsylvania on September 14, 1934 to the late Charlie and Margaret Griswold Frudd and he has been a resident of this area since 1949. Charles attended Brocton Central School and was a self employed Contractor and Stone Mason. He was also a Wing Forman on the first Boeing 707 built in Renton Washington. He was a member of the East Lake Road Alliance Church in Erie, Pa and was a long time member of the Brocton, Free Methodist Church of Brocton, New York. Besides loving and caring for his family and home Chuck enjoyed gardening and hortaculture, story telling and going to the Green Arch Diner. Charles loved people but he loved the Lord more.
He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years Marjorie PitroffFrudd and two daughters Deborah Johnson of Yorkshire, New York and Dalynn Frudd of Silver Creek New York., one son Douglas (Jayne) Frudd of Buxton, Maine, seven grandchildren Joshua (Rachel) Johnson, Cullen (Heather) Johnson, Kirsten (Frank) Gesing, Jesse (Sarah) Johnson, Samantha Frudd, Sarah Frudd and Sadie Frudd, nine great grandchildren; Norah Johnson-Royce, Delia Johnson, Chiara Johnson, Leon Johnson, August Gesing, Mila Gesing, Minka Gesing, Evelynn Johnson and Micah Johnson, one sister Mrs Emma Dowd of Stanwood, Washington; three brothers Harry Frudd of Stanwood, Washington, Robert (Bonnie) Frudd of Rochester, New York, Duane (Sharon) Frudd of Stockton, New York and one sister-in-law Mrs Odial Frudd, and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by one son Daniel Charles Frudd who passed away August 3, 1963 and one brother Eugene Frudd.