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Divine Mercy Catholic Church, Payne
Wednesday May 15th, 2013
9:00am - 9:30am

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Fred Black

Frederick H. Black, 83, of Payne, passed away Friday, May 10, 2013 at his residence.

Fred was born in Van Wert, Ohio on February 17, 1930, a son of the late Gertrude Mae (Tomlinson) and Don  Black.

He proudly served in the U.S. Army and The National Guard.

Fred worked at BF Goodrich  Woodburn, for 33 years, retiring in 1994.

He was a member of Payne American Legion Post 297.

On Oct. 1, 1955 Fred married Jeanette Hoersten.

Fred will be sadly missed by his wife, Jeanette; children, Susan Black & Julie (Ed) Stuart, all of Payne, Jeff (Kris) Black of Fort Wayne & Laura (Steve) Cox of Marysville; siblings Charlotte (Gordon) Morgan of Van Wert & Dean (Diane) Black of Colorado Springs, CO; grandchildren, Emily, Jason & Adam Black, Mina Cox & Eli Stuart.

Fred's Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, May 15th, 10 am, at Divine Mercy Catholic Church, Payne.

Viewing is Tuesday, 2-4 & 6-7:30 pm, with the Rosary recited at 7:30 at Dooley Funeral Home, where viewing is also Wednesday, 9-9:30 am.

He will be laid to rest at St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery.

Memorials are to Masses  or Divine Mercy School  or Payne EMS.

Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Fred Black, please visit our flower store.


Dear Julie and Ed
You have our deepest sympathy. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. Your dad will be missed by all who knew him and loved him. Give your sister, Susan and
Mom a hug for me.
God Bless
Bonnie and Bob Louagie

Bob & Bonnie Louagie May 15 2013 12:00 AM

Jeff, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. No matter when it happens, you're never really ready. Our condolences on your loss. God is with you.

Kevin & Debbie Connett May 14 2013 12:00 AM

May the Lord help you through this time of loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Jason and Amy Thompson - Kaleigh, Camden, Aiden & Gavin May 14 2013 12:00 AM

Jeff, so sorry for your loss, words cannot ease the pain of losing a loved one. But may you find comfort and peace in our Lord. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

The Schroeder family

The Schroeder family May 14 2013 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to hear of your loss, you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Eileen Gordon Durette May 14 2013 12:00 AM

Susan - You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Angie Link May 13 2013 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

John & Cindy Sabo May 12 2013 12:00 AM

Jeanette,Laura, Julie, Sue, and Jeff.....May God's grace console you and give you all peace....It is my pleasure knowing your family...Your Dad is at peace. Sincerely, Sandy HAll

Sandy HAll May 11 2013 12:00 AM