He was born April 23, 1947, in Chicago, son of Arnold and Sally Kanton Frenzel. He and Barbara Karraker were married July 20, 1997.
Frenzel was a licensed practical nurse at Saint Francis more than 10 years, and then worked in sales as floor supervisor at Shoe Carnival in Cape Girardeau. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.
Survivors include his wife; two stepdaughters, Kimberly Jones of Jackson and Stephanie Shuffitt of Scott City.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother.
Friends may call from 8:30 a.m. until service time Saturday at Immaculate Conception Church.
A memorial Mass will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the church, with Monsignor Edward Eftink officiating. Burial will be in Russell Heights Cemetery.
McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.