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Frederick F. Shahadi Sr.

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Frederick F. Shahadi Sr. Obituary
Frederick F. Shahadi, Sr., WWII Vet, age 92, of Wallingford, died peacefully at home surrounded by family on August 22nd. Born in Narberth and raised in Chester, Frederick graduated from Chester High, class of '41, and Widener (PMC), class of '49. Widener later honored him with the Outstanding Alumni Award. Frederick served our country on D-Day as a mine sweeper on Normandy Beach. He served active duty through the end of WWII and for 35 years in the Naval Reserve where he retired as Captain. Frederick worked for many years as a department comptroller for NAEC and the Phila. Naval Yard. He was a member of St. Sharbel Maronite Catholic Church and was a recipient of the Massabki Award. Frederick was a member of the Executive Committee American Legion Post 93, Media.
Preceded in death by his beloved wife, Philomena Koury Shahadi, and his son, Frederick F. Shahadi, Jr.
Survived by children, Christina Jacobs of Clarksboro, NJ, Amy Belnites of Media, & Chris Shahadi (Cheryl) of Wallingford. Grandchildren, Chris Shahadi, Steve Shahadi, Lisa Enriquez, Matt Enriquez. Sisters-in-law, Betty Shahadi & Anne Shahadi.
Funeral Mass: 11:00 am Wednesday at St. Sharbel Maronite Catholic Church. 3679 Providence Rd. Newtown, Sq., PA. Visitation: 10 – 11 at the church.
Arr. Rigby Harting & Hagan Funeral Home, Media, Pa.
Published in Daily Times on Aug. 24, 2014
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