Derek Thomas Frederick
SPIRIT LAKE – Funeral services for Derek Thomas Frederick, 39, of Estherville will be held 11 a.m. Friday, May 8, 2010, at Schuchert Funeral Home in Spirit Lake. Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Thursday.
He died Sunday, May 2, 2010, at Avera Holy Family Health in Estherville.
Derek was born on May 20, 1970, in Estherville, to Duane “Sam” and Phyllis (Hamilton) Frederick.
He graduated from Estherville High School in 1988. Later, he furthered his education graduating with his AA degree from Iowa Lakes Community College.
Derek worked for AGCO in Jackson, Minn., for 21 years. When he was not working, he enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening, photography and coaching baseball. Derek’s true passion was spending time with his wife and two boys.
Derek is survived by his wife, Kristi Frederick, of Estherville; two sons, Justin and Logan Frederick, of Estherville; two brothers, Dave Frederick, and his wife, Leslie, of Denver, Colo., and Dan Frederick, and his wife, Mary, of Renton, Wash., and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant sister.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given in Derek’s name.
The Schuchert Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.