FREDERICK, Joseph Jr.
Joseph Frederick Jr., 86, passed away on Sunday (June 16, 2013), at St. Francis Hospital, after a long illness, with his wife by his side. He was born September 11, 1926 in Sumter, GA, son of the late Joseph Frederick, Sr. and Odis (Dotson) Frederick. He graduated from Weaver High School and was a U.S. Army Veteran of World War II. A loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, he leaves to mourn his passing, his beloved wife of 52 years, Mattie (Peters) Frederick; two daughters, Brenda Christian (Percy) and Gail Frederick, both of Windsor; two sons, Steven Frederick (Gayle) of Atlanta, GA and Kevin Frederick of Hartford; two sisters-in-law, Pauline Perry of Elizabeth, NJ and Verdell Frederick of Hartford; a god-daughter, Joann Martin of Hartford and a special friend, Buster Jenkins of Hartford; 11 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son, Paul Frederick and a brother, Charles Frederick.
Services will be Monday, June 24, 2013 with calling hour at 10 a.m. and funeral service at 11 at The Hopewell Baptist Church, 280 Windsor Ave., Windsor, CT. He will be laid to rest with full military honors at Mountain View Cemetery, Bloomfield, CT. ALL FAITH MEMORIAL CHAPEL is in charge of arrangements.