David M. Frederick, 68, of Altoona, passed away Friday evening at UPMC Altoona. Dave was born in Altoona, son of the late Paul and Marjorie (Harnden) Frederick.
He married Judi Miller on April 29, 1990, in Boca Chica, Dominion Republic.
Surviving are his wife: Judi; two sons, Michael (Lisa) Frederick and Matthew (Casey) Frederick; a stepdaughter, Kathy (Thomas) Wenner; a stepson, Joseph Dunio III; ten grandchildren: Katelyn Frederick, Madison Frederick, Kayla Jane Frederick, Tanner Turnbaugh, Draven Dunio, Joren Dunio, Kiersten McIntire, Zane Wenner, Paige Wenner and Dylan Howell; great- grandchildren: Brooklyn McIntire and Madelyn McIntire; and a sister-in-law, Margaret Frederick.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Larry.
Dave worked at Gables, then as a foreman on the threaded division at Penn-Jacobson Fastener Corp.
He graduated from Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School, Class of 1970.
Dave loved vacationing in New York; going to beaches in, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina; and visiting with family. He also enjoyed listening in on the local police scanner.
Mr. Frederick was a member of the First Church of Christ and Bavarian Aid Society.
At the request of the deceased there will be no visitation. Due to COVID-19 regulations, a private celebration of his life will be held on his birthday, March 5, 2021.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the family.
Arrangements are by Stanley J. Krish Funeral Home Inc., 1204 17th St., Altoona.