In Memory

Henry Fraze (Faculty)

FRAZE, Henry Sorenson


77, of St. Petersburg, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2016. Henry, a native of St. Petersburg, was a graduate of Northeast High School, University of Florida (BS) and Penn State University (MS). As a life-long educator he shared his knowledge and faith with students at Northeast High School, University of South Florida, St. Petersburg Jr. College and Canterbury School of Florida. He impacted lives through his service as president of the Florida Association of Science Teachers, piloting of the YES - We Care program and as Faculty Coordinator of SE Consortium for Minorities in Engineering (SECME). A devout Christian, he was active at Christ United Methodist Church and later at Faith Covenant Church. He is survived by his sweetheart and wife of 54 years, Carolyn Kennedy; his brothers, Franklin (Helga) and Richard (Nancy); his sisters, Clarissa, and Carolyn Marie (Ray); his children, Cheryl, Jay (Deb), Jon (Lisbeth), and Martha (Greg); 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.