from Steven "Putter" Reed Frandsen, 69, of Pleasant Grove died peacefully at home July 6, 2016 surrounded by his family. Steven was born September 27, 1946 in Provo, Utah, the oldest son of Reed Andersen and Edith Mae Sweat Frandsen. He attended schools in Provo and Pleasant Grove, graduating from Pleasant Grove High School in 1964. While in high school he participated in the wrestling program and lettered in that sport. He served in the U S Army Corp from August 16, 1966 to October 27, 1971 as Pvt. E-2. While in the Army he received the Sharp Shooter and Rifle M-14 Gun Medals. Steven married Cynthia Jean Wilkin on April 22, 1972 in Las Vegas, Nevada. They made their home in Pleasant Grove.\n\nSteve loved photography and had amazing artistic talent. He worked with drawings and loved creating with wood, barbed wire, and many other interesting and creative materials. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, spent many days hunting with family in Tabiona, Utah and fishing Deer Creek, Strawberry and Starvation Reservoirs.\n\nHe was a long-time member of the FOE Eagles in Pleasant Grove. He donated many hours of service to community projects. For decades he worked the Strawberry Days strawberry concession at the Rodeo grounds slicing countless cases of strawberries. He loved pitching horseshoes and playing shuffleboard at the Eagles.\n\nSteve worked for Geneva Steel for 18 years. Other employment included Hill Air Force Base, Beesley Monument, U S Pipe and Pleasant Grove City.\n\nHe is survived by his wife Cindy; two sons, Justin Wade and Gordon Reed. He has eight grandchildren and one great grandson, Wyatt with another great grandchild on the way. Additional survivors include his brother, Wayne and two sisters, Joyce Carter and Terilynn Hansen. He was preceded in death by his parents and a grandson, Colt Nash.\n\nGraveside services will be held Monday, July 11, 2016 at 1:00 pm in the Pleasant Grove City Cemetery. Family and friends may attend a viewing from 11 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. prior to graveside services at the Garden Fifth Ward Chapel, 765 North 600 West, Pleasant Grove. Military honors will be conducted by American Legion Post 72. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.olpinmortuary.com.