Mr. Fricke died July 23 at Princeton Health and Rehab center in Princeton. He was a retired veteran after serving two tours in Korea and two tours in Vietnam.
His parents were John and Ruth Carrico Fricke.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Patricia Ramos and a brother, Richard Fricke.
Survivors are: two sons, Robert Fricke of Eddyville, Thomas Fricke of Syracuse, N.Y.; a daughter Tammi Fricke-Day of Buffalo, N.Y.; a step son David Bell of Eddyville; ten grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, two sisters Carolyn Carrico of Mt. Pleasant, S.C. and Judy Harpstrite of Augusta, Ga.