Marilyn F. Frederick 1921 ~ 2018


Marilyn Frederick passed away peacefully on January 28, 2018, in Sutherlin. She was born January 20, 1921, in South Bend, Indiana, to Earl E. Klopfenstein and Sarah L. Lockwood Klopfenstein.

She was preceded in death by her husband Clayton Frederick Jr.; sister, Beverly Truax; stepmother, Margret Stapp Klopfenstein; and her parents. She is survived by son, Dennis Frederick (Jannis) of Yorba Linda, CA; daughters, Dianna Vincent (Steven) of Oakland, and Jan Wilson of Lake Forest, CA; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Marilyn graduated from Mishawaka High School in Mishawaka, Indiana. She married Clayton Frederick Jr. in 1942, and lived in Mishawaka until moving to Santa Ana, California, in 1961. She also lived in Corona, Fallbrook, and Lake Isabella in California, before moving to Sutherlin in 1995 to be close to her daughter, Dianna.

Family remembers Marilyn’s talents for sewing and needlework, her love of sports, and her skills at card playing. She enjoyed bowling and playing bingo at the Sutherlin Senior Center.

Graveside services will be held February 2, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Oakland. The family would like to thank Chantele’s Loving Care staff for the great friendship and care for the last few years and Hospice Care for guiding her home.

Marilyn Fay Frederick age 97 of Sutherlin, Oregon passed away Sunday January 28, 2018 a grave side service will be held Friday Feburary 2, 2018 Cedar Hill Cemetery at 11:00