Raymond Leo Frederick

     Raymond Leo Frederick, 88, of Salina, Kan., passed away Friday, Nov. 3.  
     Ray was born in Wilson, Kansas on March 9, 1929, a son of the late Amalia (Miller) and Frederick George Frederick. He served in the United States Army from 1951 to 1953 during the Korean War. He was employed in transportation at R.C. Williams Inc., K-State Salina, and as a private mail hauler. Ray retired from Schwan’s after 22 years as a Semi Driver.
     Ray married Donna Schurr Oct. 7, 1956, in Luray, Kan. They were married 61 years.
     Survivors include his wife, Donna of the home; two daughters, Serena Frederick (Chris Keller), of Houston, Texas; and Beth Anderson (Jim), of Chesterfield, Mo. He is also survived by two grandchildren, Brad (Tiffany) of St. Peters, Mo. and Jared (Suzy) Anderson of Webster Grove, Mo.; and two great-grandchildren, James and Catherine Anderson of St. Peters, Mo.; and sister, Mary Koetkemeyer of Salina.
     He is preceded in death by his brothers, Henry Frederick, Clarence Frederick, Alvin Frederick; and sisters, Helen Wittman, El Frieda Niesing, Arliene Magie.
     Visitation will be 1 to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 6, at Carlson-Geisendorf Funeral Home in Salina with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m.
     Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, at the St. John’s Lutheran Church in Salina, with Reverend Ed Foster officiating. Burial with military honors will take place at 2 p.m. at the Wilson Cemetery, Wilson, Kan.
     Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church, Salina, or American Legion Post 262, Wilson, in care of Carlson-Geisendorf Funeral Home, 500 S. Ohio, Salina, Kan. 67401.
     For more information or to send an online condolence, visit www.carlsonfh.net or on Facebook.

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