Christopher Grady Frey, 33, of Fort Wayne, IN died as the result of a car-bus accident at 3:48 a.m. Sunday, February 24, 2013 on Interstate 69, Fort Wayne. He was born on February 19, 1980 in Oceanside, CA the son of Leslie Grady and Victoria Lynne (BeVille) Frey.
He spent his childhood in California and Missouri and lived most of his adult lifetime in Indiana. He was married to Jennifer Ann Stouder on November 6, 2008 in Warsaw. He was currently employed as a mechanic with Patriot Tire, Fort Wayne.
He is survived by his wife, Jennifer Ann Frey of Fort Wayne; 6 children, Ethan A. Brame, MO, Delanie and Adara L. Frey, both of Warsaw, Sierra N. Frey, Columbus, Liddia N. and Christopher Grady Frey, Jr, both of Fort Wayne; 1 step daughter, Amarae L. Stouder, Fort Wayne; father, Leslie Frey, of California; mother, Vicki of Warsaw; 2 sisters, Jennifer Brock, Warsaw and Devin Lasko, Holman, WI. Preceded in death by one brother, William S. "Will" Peterman.
Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, February 28, 2013 at DeMoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City. Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, March 1, 2013 at the funeral home with Sharon Brockhaus, DeMoney-Grimes Certified Funeral Celebrant officiating. Burial will follow at Mentone Cemetery. Memorial bequests may be given in Mr. Frey’s memory to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. For additional obituary information and to leave a family condolence, please log onto www.demoneygrimes.com