Janice Rodriguez "Chickie" Fredd|
Janice R. Fredd, age 81, of Media, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, December 27, 2012 after a long battle with cancer.
Born May 1, 1931 in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Francisco Xavier Rodriguez and Janice Eichholtz. She moved to Cartagena, Columbia, South America, but returned to Media in 1936 with her mother after the death of her father.
She graduated from Media High School in 1945 and attended Penn State University. Moving to Wawa, Pa in 1957, she worked for the Bell Telephone Company for 12 years. After raising her children she returned to work at Rose Tree Media School District, where she retired after 30 years.
Janice cherished her family, friends, family dogs and her home. She also enjoyed spending her summers at her beach home at Treasure Beach Campground in Fenwick Island, Del.
Survivors: Her husband of 55 years, Lewis W. Fredd Jr.; her sons, Lewis W. Fredd 3rd of Media and Robert A. Fredd and wife Lisa of Newark, DE.; and grandsons Lewis W. Fredd 4th (Billy), Robert A. Fredd Jr., and Ryan L. Fredd.
Funeral Mass: 10:30 AM Wednesday, December 3 at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 430 Valleybrook Road, Glen Mills, PA 19342. Visitation: Between 9:30 and 10:30 AM Wednesday at the church. Burial: Following at Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill.
In lieu of flowers we suggest donations to The Delaware County SPCA, 555 Sandy Bank Road Media, PA 19063.
Published in Daily Times on Dec. 31, 2012