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Fred C. Sechkar

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Fred C. Sechkar Obituary
Fred C. Sechkar
LORAIN – Fred C. Sechkar, 84, passed away on Friday, May 16, 2014 at Mercy New Life Hospice Center in Lorain, OH.
He was born January 14, 1930 to the late John and Sue Sechkar in Lorain, OH. Married to Mildred E. "Mim" (nee: Naidenoff) Sechkar on December 27, 1952. Fred attended Holy Trinity School and Lorain High School, Class of 1948-B and graduated as a member of The National Honor Society. He graduated from Ohio University in 1950. Fred was First Lieutenant in the Air Force during the Korean conflict. He retired from General Motors after 22 years. Fred enjoyed working part time at Sears for 14 years. He also enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening, bingo, card playing and in earlier years, traveling. He was a member of the Church of St. Peter in Lorain and a lifetime member of the Slovak Club.
He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Mildred; sons, Joseph (Mikki) and Edward Sechkar; three granddaughters, Kristy Fanaroff, Kelly Whitehorn and Colleen Gildee; sister, Joan Gims; and four great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Michael; and sister, Margaret Fries.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2150 Broadway, Lorain (440) 244-1961 on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 from 3:00 – 7:00 PM. Closing prayers will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday at 10:20 AM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at St. Peter Church, 3655 Oberlin Ave., Lorain, Fr. Gerald J. Keller, officiating. Christian burial services will be held at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain, OH. Memorial contribution may be made to Mercy New Life Hospice Center, 3500 Kolbe Road, Lorain, Ohio 44053 or Church of St. Peter's Capital Campaign, 3655 Oberlin Ave., Lorain, OH 44053.
Online condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.

Published in The Morning Journal on May 18, 2014
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