Peter J. "Pete" Frey, 49, husband of Elizabeth "Renee" Brown Frey, died on Sunday, May 10, 2020, at Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital.

Born on Nov. 21, 1970, in Mannheim, Germany, he was a son of the late John H. and Edeltraud "Trudy" Ardis. He was employed by Geddings Electrical and Mechanical.

Survivors include his wife, Renee Frey; stepchildren, Jeffery Brettelle, Landon Brettelle and Cheyenne Brettelle; two brothers, John H. Ardis II (Missy) and Armin "Roland" Frey (Belinda); two nieces, Alyssa Ardis and Samantha Frey; three nephews, Adam Frey, Michael Brown and Joshua Mims; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Susan and Wesley Harrison; uncles, Joe Ardis (Brenda) and Don Ardis; aunts, Linda Ardis and Shirley Nesbitt; special friends, Sami Agnew, Chris Geddings and Karson Dobbs; and his cat, Buttercup.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Sumter Cemetery with Wayne McElveen officiating.

Honorary pallbearers will be Bucky Card, Chris Geddings, Rian Hasselden, Jay Hodge, Gregg Lee, Marion Nesbitt, Phil Scott and J.D. Scaffe.

A public viewing will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. today at Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends at 4040 Golden Bay Drive.

Memorials may be made to the SPCA, 1140 S. Guignard Drive, Sumter, SC 29150.

Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium of Sumter is in charge of the arrangements.