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John Erling Fredrickson


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Dr. John Erling Fredrickson

Dr. John Erling Fredrickson went to be with his Lord at age 97, 12/6/2016. Born in Chicago 9/12/1919 to Swedish immigrants, he earned a Chemistry degree at UC Berkeley, marrying Alice at Berkeley Covenant Church, 1946. Erling served WWII in the Manhattan Project. With a PhD in Physics from USC, John became a physics professor at CSULB. In 1956 Erling and Alice built their own house in Rolling Hills with a friend. The Fredrickson family (kids: David, Martha, Mark) attended RH Covenant where Erling served as church chairman, and decades as choir tenor, enthusiastic softball player, on the Deacon Board, and Sunday School teacher. Memorial Service: Feb 2, 1:30PM, north campus Rolling Hills Covenant Church (310) 519-9406. Donations in J. Erling's memory may be made to Alpine Camp, P.O. Box 155, Blue Jay, CA 92317. Please sign the guestbook at www.dailybreeze.com/obits.
Published in Daily Breeze on Jan. 29, 2017
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