Chester N, Frakes, 53, passed away at his home, 1220 Forest street, Monday. He was a recent arrival from Walla Walla, a veteran of World war No. 1 and a member of the Portland post No. 1, American Legion, at Portland, Ore. Two sisters survive. Funeral arrangements will be made by Harlow-Hollingsworth.
Source: Bellingham Herald, July 6, 1942.