Obituary for Paul A Fredricks
Paul Arthur Fredricks of Somers Point, NJ died peacefully after a courageous battle with an illness surrounded by his family on December 11, 2017. His strong love to his family and faith gave him strength, support and peace. He was 84 years old.
Paul was blessed with a beautiful family and is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Margaret; his children, Lynn Brenner and husband John, sons, Paul Jr. and wife Joanne, Cliff and Bonnie, Kevin and wife Allison; his seven grandchildren, Shaun and Ryan Brenner, Cecelia, Joseph, Frankie, Taylor and Michael Fredricks; sisters Audrey Motusesky, Gail Higgins, Barbara Critchley, and Claire Gable. He is preceded in death by his grandson, Casey Brenner of Northfield; brothers Don, Glen, Rich, Cliff; sisters Eunice, Virginia, mother Cecelia ”Nana” Fredricks and father, Clifford Fredricks.
Born in Newark, NJ Paul resided in Pennsville, NJ for 40 years. Paul was a veteran of the US Army, he was a graduate of Seton Hall University, the first in the Fredricks family. He worked as Senior VP/CFO of Hospital Administration at Salem Memorial Hospital, was a member of the Fraternal Order of the Police, and Pennsville Rotary Club.
Paul was a kind and giving person who loved to laugh and was quick with a joke. He loved sports, playing cards, and most of all his family.
Visitation will be on Sunday Dec. 17, 2017 from 1pm to 4pm at Adams-Perfect Funeral Home, 1650 New Rd, Northfield. A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for Monday 12/18 at 10am at Our Lady of Sorrows RC Church Poplar & Wabash Avenues, Linwood.. Burial will be held at Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery, Estell Manor with a reception to follow. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Paul’s life.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to The Alcove Center for Grieving Children & Families, 376 Tilton Rd, Northfield NJ 08225. Condolences may be left for the family at adams-perfect.com.