Frederick Danielson

FREDERICK LEE DANIELSON, 63 MACHESNEY PARK - Frederick Lee Danielson, 63, of Machesney Park, passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, in Rockford Memorial Hospital. Born Dec. 1, 1949, in Rockford; the son of Clifford F. and Neta F. (Durbin) Danielson. Frederick was a 1968 graduate of Harlem High School. He studied math and science at Northern Illinois University and was also pursuing a physics degree. After school he worked for Barber Colman as a machinist and the City of Loves Park in the water department. Frederick was a member of Boy Scouts of America and N.R.A. In his free time he enjoyed listening to talk radio and followed politics at all levels; he also enjoyed working on his house and spending time with his nephew, Ben. He is survived by his brother, John (Linda) of Loves Park; nephew, Ben of Loves Park; aunts, Celeste Lemen and Marge Kildow; and cousins, Cheryl Helmick of Texas and Nancy Ong of California. Predeceased by his parents, Clifford and Neta; and cousin, Richard Lemen. Memorial Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 9, 2013, in St. Patrick Catholic Church, 2505 School St., Rockford, with Father Ricardo Hernandez officiating. Memorial visitation will be from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. prior to the service in the church. Burial in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Memorials to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date. Arrangements by Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Ltd. To share a memory or online condolence, visit olsonfh.com.

Published in Rockford Register Star from May 6 to May 7, 2013