Residence: St. Petersburg, FL
Deceased: October 7, 2005
Kristin R. Frey, 59, of Tierra Verde, died Friday (Oct. 7, 2005) at Bayfront Medical Center as a result of an auto accident. She was born in Manhattan, Kansas and came here in 1985 from Scarsdale, New York. She was active in genetic research at the National Institutes of Health, Sloan Kettering, All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, and private industry. For the last eight years she was active in a number of community organizations including the St. Petersburg High School swim team and Tierra Verde Women’s Club. She was Lutheran. She received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland and a doctorate from Cornell University. Survivors include her husband, Daniel; two daughters, Jennifer Frey, Tierra Verde, and Lael Hinds Spokane, Wash.; a stepdaughter, Erin Frey, a sister, Ellen Shook, Plover, Wis.; two brothers, Eric Sandberg, Bern, Switzerland, and Mark Sandberg, Grand Prairie, Texas; and four grandchildren. E. James Reese Funeral Home and Crematory, Seminole.