Roger Louis Frey, born Dec. 13, 1962, died peacefully in his Galveston home on Feb. 15.
Frey was a longtime player with the Dallas gay softball league. He was also an active member of the Big Brothers Association.
Frey is survived by his partner of 22 years, Jon Johansen, and and his beloved dog Buddy Lee.
Friends are invited to attend a celebration of his life on March 14 at 2 p.m. at 4923 Stanford Ave. in Dallas. Johansen asks that, in lieu of flowers, everyone who knew Frey always remember to say "I love you" to one another.
Larry Douglas Taylor, 55, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009.
Funeral: 11 a.m. Monday in the chapel of Forest Ridge Funeral Home in Hurst. Interment will follow in Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park in Colleyville. Visitation: 9 to 10:30 a.m. Monday.
Larry was born to Charles and Gladys Taylor on Sept. 12, 1953. Larry was a great theater director and published author. He was also a longtime teacher in the DFW area and 18-year member of Alcoholics Anonymous Fort Worth Lambda group.
Larry was preceded in death by his father, Charles A. Taylor, and brother, Michael Ray.
Survivors: Mother, Gladys Taylor; longtime partner, Anthony Phillips; son, Stephen Welborn and wife, Kristi; niece, Krista Hennessy; nephews, Russell Lynn, Michael Jr., Jimmy Taylor, Landon and Dylan Hennessy; sister, Debra Taylor Lynn; grandchildren, Payton Welborn, Meghan Horton, Talessa Lynch and Ashley Lynch.
This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition February 27, 2009.