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Fred D. Thrift

1929 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
Fred D. Thrift Obituary
Thrift, Fred D. age 88, of Fort Walton Beach, Florida, formerly of Warren, passed away January 27, 2018. He was born November 13, 1929 in Tupelo, Arkansas. Fred honorably served two years with the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was a firefighter for the City of Warren for 29 years, retiring as Battalion Chief and was a member of Eglin Gospel Service in Florida. Fred is survived by his son and daughter in law, Curtis (Tina) Thrift; grandson, Dylan; companion, Christine Wilson; dear friend; Jay Wilson; sister, Fran (Tip) Gostiaux and brother, Algon (Edwina) Thrift. He was predeceased by siblings, Jay, Larry and Ima Thrift. Visiting hours will be Friday, February 9th from 2:00-8:00pm at Young Funeral Home, China Twp. with a service at the conclusion of the visitation Friday at 7:30pm. Memorials may be made to the or the Warren Firefighters Association. To leave a message of comfort visit www.youngcolonial.com
Published in The Macomb Daily on Feb. 8, 2018
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