Delbert F. Frost Jr., 77, died Aug. 2, 2011, at his home in Havre, Mont. He was born June 20, 1934, in Clay Center, Kans., to Delbert F. Frost Sr. and Elsie Morey Frost. He was known as “Frosty” to his friends and co-workers.
He attended Clay Center schools and served in the Kansas National Guard. His occupation was heavy equipment operator, and his interests were horses, hunting and fishing. He was a member of the Fifth Avenue Christian Church in Havre.
He married Shirley Fajen in Clay Center. He later married Noel Odenkirchen of Havre who just recently passed away on July 26, 2011.
Delbert lived in Colorado Springs, working for the El Paso County Road Department and various construction companies before moving to Garden City, Kan. in 1977. He worked for the Finney County Road Department for 20 years, then retiring to Montana for the past 12 years.
He is survived by
his son, Steve, and wife, Stephanie; five grandchildren, Steven, Lauren, Joshua, Matthew and Sarah, all of Topeka, Kan.; and a niece, and three nephews and their families.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Jolene Wolfe; and his stepmother, Margaret Haden Frost.
A memorial service and burial will take place at a graveside service in Clay Center, Kans., at a later date.
A memorial fund has been established for Delbert at the Fifth Avenue Christian Church in Havre. Condolences may be mailed to Edwards Funeral Home, 500 Indiana St., Chinook, MT 59523.