Frederick (Mike) M. Nachman, 67, loving husband, father and grandfather passed away in Houston, Texas on Thursday, December 12, 2013 after a long illness. He was born in Jacksonville, Florida on November 22, 1946. He graduated from the University of Texas-Austin with a degree in Business Administration. He served in the Air Force Reserves and he was a University of Texas Exes Life member. He started his career with Leasing Associates, Inc. in 1970 and in 2001 became CEO, sole owner. He loved hunting, fishing, watching football, and he had a passion caring for his family and living near the water.
He is preceded in death by his father, Frederick P. Nachman, step father Leon E. Wexler and leaves behind his mother, Odessa D. Wexler, loving wife Sylvia, brother, Dan (wife Sue), sister, Penni N. Wexler, sons Corbett Nachman (wife Angie), Nicholas Nachman, step-sons Thomas (wife Lisa), Christopher (wife Rochelle) and step-daughter Michelle (husband William). And grandchildren Colton, Hannah, Alex, Evan, Rylee & Reece, Karson & Ayden. Nephews, Stuart Wexler, Jason Laviage (Wife Marcy), Niece, Courtney Wexler.
Visitation will be held on Monday December 16, 2013 at Forest Park East Funeral Home from 4:00pm-8:00pm. Funeral Services will be conducted on Tuesday December 17, 2013 at 2:00pm in the chapel of Forest Park East Funeral Home followed immediately by a graveside service in Forest Park East Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family of Frederick M. Nachman request donations in support of the brain research at the Houston Methodist Neurological Institute, in acknowledgement of the care Mr. Nachman received from the HMH NICU staff under the direction of Anakara Sukumaran, M.D. Checks made out to Houston Methodist Hospital Foundation should note that the gift is in memory of Mr. Nachman, and mailed to HMHF, P.O. Box 4384, Houston, TX 77210-4384.