Rod Library--Special Collections
To: All Staff Members
From: D. R. Walton, Director of Personnel
Date: July 14, 1971
Mr. Chauncey Frey, Custodian in the Dining Service Department, passed away at Saint Mary's Hospital, Rochester, Minnesota, on Tuesday, July 13, 1971, following a short illness.
Mr. Frey was born and raised in Aplington, Iowa, where he graduated from high school in 1924. He farmed for a number of years in the Aplington and Allison areas. He served as Butler County Auditor from 1951 through 1953. Prior to joining the staff at the University of Northern Iowa in November 1967, he served with the maintenance department of the Allison-Bristow Community School system. Mr. Frey, at the time of his death, was serving as Chairman of the University's Student Services Committee.
The Engelkes Funeral Home, Parkersburg, Iowa, is in charge of the funeral arrangements. Services will take place at 2 p.m. on Friday, July 15, at the Aplington Baptist Church with burial in the Pleasant View Cemetery in Aplington. The flag will be flown at half-mast during the time of the funeral services in memory of Mr. Frey.