Frederick G. Reich, Sr.
AGE: 84 • Whiting
Frederick G. Reich, Sr., 84, of Whiting, NJ passed away Friday, March 15, 2013 at Arista Care, Whiting, after a short illness. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Madeline Oldfield Reich and his children, Lynn Reich-Johns of Athens, GA, Frederick Jr. of Whiting and Andrew of Stuart, FL. Also, his beloved grandchildren, Emily & Kyle Reich of Stuart, FL. Lastly, his dear feline pal, Barney, who slept by his side every night.
Fred graduated from Thomas Jefferson High, Elizabeth. He served in the US Army in Korea from 1950-1952. Upon his return home, he resumed his membership in Plumbers Local Union 245, later known as 24, which lasted over 60 years. He retired in 1994 after 33 years with Honeywell, Inc. Fred was a member of the American Legion and he and his wife were members of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Rts 9 & 166, Beachwood, NJ.
A memorial service will be held at the church Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 1:00pm. Donations can be made to St. Paul Memorial Fund, 130 Cable Ave, Beachwood, NJ 08722. Arrangements are under the direction of Ocean County Cremation Service, Forked River.