Frederick Gilbreth
1916 - 2015
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Frederick Gilbreth

AGE: 99 • Larchmont

Frederick M. Gilbreth, 99, on November 30. Resident of Larchmont for 62 years. Predeceased by his beloved wife, Jessie Tallman Gilbreth. Survived by a daughter, Susan Kaseler (David); two sons, Frank B. Gilbreth II (Betty) and John T. Gilbreth; 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.

Mr. Gilbreth, born August 17,1916, was the last survivor of the 12 children of Lillian M. and Frank B. Gilbreth, whose story was told in the book "Cheaper by the Dozen."

Mr. Gilbreth graduated from Brown University and served with the 8th Army Air Force in WW II. He retired from IBM. He was an avid sailor and longtime member of the Huguenot and then Larchmont yacht clubs where he strongly supported junior sailing. In lieu of flowers, donations to Calvary Hospital or a charity of your choice. Visitation at Fox Funeral Home, Larchmont, Friday, Dec. 4, 3 to 7 p.m.






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Published in The Journal News on Dec. 2, 2015.
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December 28, 2015
I love this movie. I will never watch the Steve Martin in it. Remakes never come close to the original. Rest in peace, and I am praying for you family and friends.
Joelene Phillips
December 28, 2015
Alicia Bishop
December 2, 2015
My sincere condolences to the family. I was Fred's Admin at IBM CHQ, Armonk many years ago. He loved his family, sailing and organization. I was proud to know him. Sail on Fred, you were one of a kind. RIP.
Emily Hatzmann
December 2, 2015
My condolences to the Gilbreth family. I was Fred's admin at IBM CHQ in Armonk many years ago. He loved his family, sailing, and organization. RIP, Fred, you were one of a kind. Sail on. Emily Hatzmann
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