FREDRICK P. ALDRICH
December 4, 1929 – October 25, 2011
Fredrick P. Aldrich, age 81 of Overland Park, Kansas passed away on Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at Overland Park Regional Medical Center. Visitation and recitation of the Rosary will be held at McGilley & Hoge Funeral Home, 8024 Santa Fe Drive Overland Park, Kansas on Friday, October 28, 2011 from 6 to 8p.m. A memorial Mass will be held at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 11300 W. 103rd St. Overland Park, Kansas on Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. Burial immediately following at Mount Olivet, 7601 Blue Ridge Boulevard, Kansas City, Missouri. Contributions may be made to a memorial fund in his honor at Holy Spirit Catholic Church.
Fred was born on December 4, 1929 in Atchison, KS. He was married for 54 years to his dearly loved wife, Terry Aldrich. Mr. Aldrich was a Production Controller with Hesse Corporation for approximately 35 years before he retired in 1995. He attended Benedictine College and the University of Kansas. He was proud of having met his retirement goals of traveling to the Capitols of all 50 states and a 50th Anniversary trip to Europe. In addition to traveling, his hobbies were crossword puzzles, Sudoku and cards. With his concentration and positive energy, seldom was he defeated in the numerous fun-filled card games played with family members.
He was preceded in death by 2 sons, Michael and Stephen Aldrich and by his parents William Aldrich and Maureen Aldrich Knoch.
Survivors include his wife Terry Aldrich; daughters Julie Davis Aldrich, Laurie Wright and husband Rick; son Mark Aldrich and wife Tawnya; 4 grandsons - Brent Davis and wife Mikita; Gavin Davis; Nick Wright and wife Serina; Christian Aldrich and 1 granddaughter Melodie Aldrich.