Mildred A. Fraley


Mildred A. Kocher Fraley, 90, of Beallsville, Ohio passed away Monday, February 1, 2010 in Emerald Pointe Nursing and Rehab Center, Barnesville, Ohio. She was born December 29, 1919 in Belmont, Ohio, a daughter of the late Charles R. and Mary Blake Kocher.

She was a member of the Pythian Sisters and Philodendron Twig, and she was a faithful member of the Grandview Christian Church. She was a pianist at the Beallsville Christian Church and the Grandview Christian Church for many years.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn Fraley; her step-mother, Mary Ewing Kocher; two brothers, Clifford and George Kocher; a sister, Betty Caldwell; a daughter-in-law, Linda J. Piatt; and a grandson, Paul Moore who died on December 29, 1991.

Surviving are two sons, Richard Piatt of Uniontown, Ohio and Robert (Nora) Fraley of Beallsville; two daughters, Ladonna (Ronnie) Moore of Bethesda and Janice (Freddie) Moore of Beallsville; a brother, Gene Kocher; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two step-grandchildren.

Visitation will be Thursday, February 11, 2010 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Harper Funeral Home, Beallsville where funeral services will be held Friday, February 12 at 11 a.m. with George Coffman officiating. Interment follows in Beallsville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, Mildred's family requests that memorial contributions may be made to the Grandview Christian Church. Online condolences may be offered at