News Articles

News Articles: Codi was sick at a time when we didn’t use social media so much. Still, her story spread around Keizer and Salem, and beyond. The Salem Statesman Journal newspaper published a front-page article the day after she passed away. It seems most everybody knew Codi. She didn’t care much for being a celebrity. She wasn’t shy, but she just wanted to have fun.

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News Media Articles

Youngster faced death by embracing life

Statesman Journal front page (September 24, 2003) Front Page PDF
Statesman Journal front page (September 24, 2003)  Page 2 PDF

A Child Living With Cancer is Living Large Each Day

Statesman Journal front page (June 13, 2003) Page 1 PDF
Statesman Journal front page (June 13, 2003)  Page 2 PDF

Codi Frazier 7/1/92 – 9/23/03 Obituary

Statesman Journal (September 25, 2003) PDF

Obituary for Codi Frazier









Remembering Codi – through books, animals

Keizer Times Newspaper – front page (2/6/04) PDF

Stories, Santa Highlight Event

Statesman Journal Newspaper – Local Section 12/3/03 Page 1C PDF

Statesman Journal Newspaper – Local Section 12/3/03 Page 6C PDF

Local Girl’s Brave Fight Against Cancer Touched Community

Keizer Times Newspaper – front page (9/29/03) PDF

Motorsports Day in Memory of Codi Frazier

Statesman Journal (May 19, 2004) PDF









Let Codi’s Legacy Be Shown in our Lives

Keizer Times Newspaper – Opinions (9/29/03) PDF
Opinion Page by Editor & Publisher Scotta Callister PDF

Press Release: In Memory of Our Precious Codi Bug

Speedzone Magazine (9/29/03) PDF

Mitch Myers, EPHA and Codi Frazier!

Drag Race Central (August 11, 2003) PDF

News Article - Codi Frazier in Drag Race Central

Mitch Myers runs a Top Alcohol Dragster that has the name “EPHA” on the side of it. And, if you look closely, you’ll also see the name “Codi” on the back of the injector scoop on Mitch’s car. So what do Mitch, EPHA and Codi all have to do with one another? Well….

Drag racers fire up their cars for 10-year-old cancer victim

East Oregonian (July 17, 2003) PDF

There is no shortage of heroes in the world of athletics. But professional athletes, the same people admired by children and those young at heart, have heroes of their own. And if you were to ask the professional drag racers in the Northwest who they admire most, the answer wouldn’t be another racer. It would be Codi Jean Frazier, a 10-year-old girl from Keizer. …

Codi Goes to Disneyland

McNary Estates Newsletter (June, 2003) PDF

Rich Bailey and Capital Racing bring out a new crew chief for the weekend

SpeedZone Magazine (May, 2003) PDF

Capitol Hosts Special Fan at Opener

Capitol Racing News (Spring 2003) PDF

Just Call Her Senator Frazier

Keizer Times (05/23/03) PDF

State Capitol News Conference by Codi Frazier

KGW Channel 8 News – Photos

Keizer Girl Gets Wish

Keizer Times (05/02/03) PDF

Making Codi’s Dreams Come True

Keizer Times front page (04/25/03) PDF

Visit from the Spin Doctor

Las Vegas Review Journal (02/26/01) (PDF)

News Articles - Codi visits with Harlem Globetrotter

Eathan O’Bryant of the Harlem Globetrotters visited Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center… O’Bryant showed Codi Frazier that keeping an eye on the ball is an important skill.