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Maj Fredrick F “Fred” Scroggins

Birth
Lake City, Calhoun County, Iowa, USA
Death 8 Dec 2014 (aged 83)
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
Burial Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 140098639 · View Source
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Fredrick F. "Fred" Scroggins, 83, passed away , Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 in Alden Debes Rehab & Health Care Center. Born May 11, 1931 in Lake City, Iowa, son of Fred A. and Pearl E. (Campbell) Scroggins. Married to Renae Fern Kliebe on March 11, 1952. She predeceased him on Oct. 2, 2006. Former contractor for many years. Decorated veteran of the Korean War serving in the U.S. Air Force. Fred attended Mt. Olive Lutheran Church. Lifelong member of VFW and past Commander of Belvidere Post #1461, currently a member of VFW Post #9759 and major with the Civil Air Patrol USAF Aux., GLR-IL-251, Rockford Composite Squadron.

Survivors include daughters, Denise (Scott Blankman) DeMarb of Madison, WI, Melinda Lee of Rockford, Machelle (James) Kolbassa of Rockford, and Anne (Josh) Lambert of Leesburg, VA; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Denny Scroggins of Florida; and sister, JoAnne Burns of Rockford.

Predeceased by parents; granddaughter, Amy; and sister, Midge Holmes.

Memorial service at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014 in Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, 2001 N. Alpine Rd., Rockford, IL 61107 with the Rev. Ken Krause officiating.

Interment in Scandinavian Cemetery. Arrangements by Sundberg Funeral Home, Ltd., 215 N. Sixth St., Rockford, IL.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left to Wounded Warriors Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675

Published in the Rockford Register Star December 16-17, 2014


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  • Created by: Peace be Thine!
  • Added: 16 Dec 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 140098639
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj Fredrick F “Fred” Scroggins (11 May 1931–8 Dec 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 140098639, citing Scandinavian Cemetery, Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Peace be Thine! (contributor 47908607) .