Obituary - Charles Frey - former Columbian was CIA cryptographer
Charles Frey, federal official
Charles Frey, 77, who worked at the Defense Logistics Agency from 1980 to 1998 and became a lead management analyst and budget analyst, died Jan. 26 at his home in Springfield, Va. The cause was coronary artery disease, said his daughter, Heather Willis.
Mr. Frey was born in Columbia, Pa., and settled in the Washington area in 1964. He was a CIA cryptographer and Federal Maritime Commission industry economist before joining the Defense Department. His avocations included Civil War history, shooting skeet and working in his wood shop.