William J. Frazier, Jr. “Bill” — A devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend, Bill died on January 27, 2018, at home, surrounded by his family. Humility, compassion and love were values he upheld everyday.
Bill was born on December 1, 1932, and raised in Chicago, Illinois. A graduate of The Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, Connecticut, Bill earned his Bachelor of Arts degree at Brown University in 1955, where he was a member of the crew team and the Beta Theta Pi fraternity, followed by service in the United States Navy on a destroyer based in Japan. In 1960, Bill earned his Master’s of Business Administration at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.