Fred enlisted and served overseas during WWII. He worked in the oil and airline industries, then became CN Rail freight pricing manager until his retirement at 61. Fred lived 28 years of healthy retirement to the full. With his family, Fred enjoyed sports and trips to Brereton Lake. Jesus was the foundation of his life. He put his steadfast faith into action by serving Jesus through children’s ministries, especially with the under-privileged. Fred and Marion’s home was always open to meet the needs of others.