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Benroth-Frazier Family Fund

Type: Donor Advised

Benroth-Frazier Family Fund

Roger and Eleanore (Benroth) Frazier were born and raised in Northwest Ohio. They spent several years living out of state due to work commitments, but returned to the area 20 years ago and now reside in Lima.

Roger is a graduate of West Liberty High School. He began his career in 1964 with Bonded Oil Company, which was purchased by Marathon Oil Company in 1975. Roger was based in Lima, Celina, Urbana, Columbus, Indianapolis and Springfield during his 35-year career. He served as dealer, administrative assistant, district manager and vice president during that time. Roger serves as a trustee and usher for St. John’s United Methodist Church in Columbus Grove. His hobbies include golf, Nascar and Indy Car racing.

Eleanore is a graduate of Vaughnsville High School and Lima Memorial Hospital School of Nursing. She received her RN and certificates in gerontology and case management. She worked for many hospitals throughout the years serving in various roles including: staff nurse, head nurse, director of nursing, patient coordinator, and nurse consultant. Eleanore enjoys volunteering for local charities and St. John’s, as well as playing golf, sewing and crafting.

The Fraziers established the Benroth-Frazier Family Fund as a donor advised fund of The Community Foundation to support their charitable giving.  Through their fund, they will recommend grants to the nonprofit organizations of their choosing.