Valgene E. “Val” Frye, 71, of East Slippery Rock Street, Chicora, entered his heavenly home Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Butler Memorial Hospital.
Friends will be received at the Hile Funeral Home of Chicora, 339 Chicora Fenelton Road, from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. today and Sunday, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at St. John’s Reformed Church, 334 W. Slippery Rock Road, Chicora.
A celebration of life service will follow at the church at 11 a.m. with the Rev. John H. Pistorius, church pastor, assisted by the Rev. Mark A. Wallace, pastor of Chicora Christian and Missionary Alliance Church, officiating.
Burial will be private for the family at Mahoning Union Cemetery, Marchand.
In accordance with Val’s wishes, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to: CAM International, c/o Bob and Linda Duncan, 8625 LaPrada Drive, Dallas, TX 75228; African Inland Mission, c/o Rev. Ralph Partelow, P.O. Box 3611, Peachtree City, GA 30269-7611; or the Chicora Volunteer Fire Department and Ambulance Service, P.O. Box F, Chicora, PA 16025.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.hilefh.com.