Frederick J. Meding, 78 of Mentor, formerly of Burton, passed away Monday, April 16, 2018 at his home. He was born May 1, 1939 in Cleveland to the late Frederick S, Catherine T. (Krutschnitt) Meding. Fred graduated for Berkshire High School in 1957 and then served with US Army. He retired in 1999 from Lincoln Electric. He enjoyed watching TV, playing on his computer. Fred was an avid Amateur Radio operator with his call letters K8CUJ.
He will be sadly missed by sister, Kathy Baughman, his nieces and nephews, Cheryl Brown, Michael (Paula) Bailey, Tammie (Bob) Brown, and Tracey Baughman. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Calling hours will be held Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 5:00 – 8:00 PM at Russell-Sly Family Funeral Home, 15670 W. High St. Middlefield, OH 44062. A Celebration of life will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, April 20, 2018 at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service at Whitehaven Memorial Cemetery in Mayfield Hts.