Fredrick D. “Phred” Starkey, 55, of Troy, and formerly of Marlborough, passed away on Dec. 31, 2021. He passed unexpectedly in the familiar surroundings of his home with the love of family near after a brief period of declining health. Services are incomplete and under the care of Cheshire Family Funeral Home and Crematories in Swanzey (www.cheshirefamilyfh.com).