Fitchburg, Simonds Cutting Tool Co. retiree
FITCHBURG -- Frederick W. Bryce, Jr., 66 years old, of Fitchburg, died November 6, 2012, peacefully at the Rose Monahan Hospice Home in Worcester, after a battle with cancer.
He was born in Fitchburg on November 21, 1946, son of Frederick W. and Charlotte A. (Stoddard) Bryce, both deceased. Survived by his sister Charleen L. Caron; two nephews, Brian Caron and Kevin Caron; a niece, Tracy Caron, Jeremy Farnsworth and Melissa Farnsworth, the children of his late fiancée, Maureen Farnsworth. Also survived by two great nieces and seven great nephews.
Fred was a 1964 graduate of Fitchburg High School and was a dedicated employee of Simonds Cutting Tool beginning in 1965, he retired in 2008.
Fred loved to go to Hampton Beach and Casino Trips. He could always be found at family gatherings, was an avid Boston Red Sox and New England Patriot Fan.
BRYCE -- A graveside service will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 11 am in Forest Hill Cemetery, Fitchburg. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Rose Monahan Hospice Home, 10 Judith Road, Worcester, MA 01602. The Silas F. Richardson & Son Funeral Home, 106 West Street, Leominster is assisting the family with arrangements. www.richardsonfuneralhome.net