Donald Lee Fralin

March 3, 1947 - March 27, 2023

Donald Lee Fralin, 76, of Roanoke, passed away Monday, March 27, 2023. He worked for EMTECH Laboratories for almost 40 years. He loved to hunt, fish, woodworking, and just using his hands. He was predeceased by his parents, William and Delia Fralin; brothers, Gary, Ricky, Harold, and Douglas Fralin, and sisters, Judy Ching and Vicki Conner.Surviving family includes his wife of 45 years, Connie Fralin; children, David “Roger” Fralin and Stephanie, Michael “Shane” Fralin, Bethany Scott and Mark, and Bridget Thompson and David; grandchildren, Justin Brooks, Daniel Thompson, Autumn Slusser, Michaela Scott, Devon Leonard, Shane Scott, Noelle Abbott, Hunter Leonard, Jessica Fralin, and Ashley Fralin; great-grandchildren, Myka Scott, Oliver Slusser, Rylan Brooks, Charlotte Fulghum, and Amelia Thompson; sisters, Linda Green and Sandy Bradt and Mike, and several nieces and nephews.A gathering of friends will take place on Thursday, March 30, 2023 from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM at Lotz Funeral Home in Vinton. Online condolences may be made at