Fred A. Kanouse(1937 - 2017)

Fred A. Kanouse

March 14, 1937 - July 25, 2017

SOUTH BEND - Fred A. Kanouse, 80, of Notre Dame, IN, passed away on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at Dujarie House. He was born on March 14, 1937, in South Bend, to the late Lawrence and Sophia (Rapela) Kanouse. He was also preceded in death by a brother, James. On October 15, 1960, in South Bend, he married Jane Tschida, who survives. Fred was a 1955 graduate of Mishawaka High School. He worked for South Bend Lathe for 9 years as Division Manager and Uniroyal for 16 years before retiring in 2000. He was a parishioner of Christ the King Catholic Church. He had a passion to sail with his wife, travel and explore. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 am Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at St. Joseph Chapel on the campus of Holy Cross College. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11 a.m. at the church. Cremation will take place. Memorial contributions may be made to Pet Refuge, Inc., 4626 Burnett Drive, South Bend, IN 46614; or to The Christ Child Society, Inc., 308 South Scott Street, P.O. Box 1286, South Bend, IN 46624. To send online condolences, please visit

Published in South Bend Tribune from July 27 to July 30, 2017