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Frederick “Fred” Bernard Lederer, 88, Wautoma, died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016 at his home. He was born Sept. 25, 1928 in Milwaukee to Fredereick and Salome (Freuler) Lederer.

He worked at Binks MFG Company as an office manager until retirement. He served his country in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged. Frederick was a member of St. Vincent De Paul Society, Knights of Columbus and St. Joseph Catholic Church, Wautoma.

He is survived by his brothers: Roger (Betty), Berton, Anthony, Lawrence, Richard (Gloria) Lederer; sister: Mary Ellen (Norbert) Mroz; numerous nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters-in-law: Jean, Cecile and Carmella Lederer.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Wautoma. Officiating at the service will be Rev. David Greskowiak with burial and military honors at Calvary Cemetery, Wautoma.

The family will greet relatives and friends at Leikness Funeral Home, Wautoma on Wednesday Nov. 2, 2016 from 6-8 p.m. and again at church on Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of Mass at 10:30 a.m.