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Clyde W. Fredrich

Clyde W. Fredrich, age 76 of Linn, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 4, 2015, at his residence surrounded by his family.

Clyde was born December 16, 1938, in Judge, a son to the late Joseph and Alice (Baker) Fredrich.

Clyde was a 1958 graduate of Linn RII High School.

On December 19, 1959, he was united in marriage to Pauline Pearon at the Mint Hill Baptist Church near Linn. She survives of the home.

Clyde worked as a farmer, custodian and was the Water and Street Superintendent for the City of Linn for 25 years before retiring in 2004.

Clyde was a member of the First Baptist Church in Linn and enjoyed gardening, cooking, woodworking, hunting and loved spending time with his family.

In addition to his wife of 55 years, Clyde is survived by: one son, Larry Fredrich and wife Shelly of Linn; two daughters, Leatta Nichols and her husband Robert of Rolla and Lora Brinkman and her husband Chris of Columbia; four grandchildren, Ryan Nichols of Aurora, CO, Christine Miller and her husband Skyler of Linn, Jolene Fredrich of Linn and Callie Brinkman of Columbia; one niece, Paula Wilson and her husband Robert of Linn; two great nieces, Crystal Shoults and her husband Ronnie of Linn and Leslie Wilson of Linn; and a sister-in-law, Velma Fredrich of Miami, OK.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by: two sisters, Ruby Irene Fredrich and Emma Mildred Hartman; three brothers, Paul Fredrich, Clifford Fredrich and an infant brother; and one granddaughter, Tracie Nichols.

Visitation will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at Morton Chapel in Linn.

Funeral Services will follow at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at Morton Chapel in Linn with Rev. David Krueger and Chaplin Bart Larson officiating. Interment will be in the Linn Public Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hospice Compassus.


Sunday, June 07, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Morton Chapel
911 E. Main St.
Linn, Missouri 65051-9781

Funeral Service

Sunday, June 07, 2015
2:00 PM

Morton Chapel
911 E. Main St.
Linn, Missouri 65051-9781

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I am so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Pauline, may it help to know that Daniel 12:2 read: Many of those asleep in the dust of the earth will wake up. So yes, you may see your loved one again soon, you enjoying him again and he enjoying life again. Please find some strength and comfort from this, in your difficult days ahead.

Mary Miller Jun 7 2015 12:00 AM

Pauline, Larry, and all of the family: You have my deepest sympathy and may you find peace in knowing that Clyde is pain free and is with God and all of your other loved ones who have found eternal happiness. I am so sorry I could not be there today to honor this great man. I was in Branson for my grandson's baseball tournament. Please know that you have been and will continue to be in my prayers.

Judy Robinson Jun 7 2015 12:00 AM

Pauline, I am so sorry for your loss. Clyde was a good man. You will be in my prayers.

Sharon Brown Jun 7 2015 12:00 AM

I have fond memories of Clyde, even though I have not seen him for many years. My love to Pauline and the children. Praying for you all and hope to see you all soon. Cousin Marilyn

Marilyn Loughridge-Lewis Jun 7 2015 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss, Pauline. Sending my thoughts and prayers since I can't be there today

Loretta Loughridge Jun 7 2015 12:00 AM

I am truly sorry for your loss. Clyde kept the city going and will always be remembered by our generation. Rest in peace Clyde, you will be missed.

Mac Mantle Jun 6 2015 12:00 AM

Our sympathy to the whole family in your time of loss. Clyde was a very good and friendly man who will be greatly missed. God be with you in your time of saddness.

Elizabeth Muenks Jun 5 2015 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss may God provide you peace and comfort during this time.

Cheryl Warren Jun 5 2015 12:00 AM

Pauline, Jerry and I want to express our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Clyde was such a good man, loving and always wearing that wonderful smile. Know that you are in our prayers and thoughts. As friends for so many years, it breaks my heart to know the pain of loss you are suffering now. If you need any help, please let us know. We'll always remember Clyde with fond thoughts. Love to you, Mary Lou

Jerry and Mary Lou Bryan Jun 5 2015 12:00 AM

So sorry for you loss. Prayers going out to the family.

Randy Voss Jun 5 2015 12:00 AM