Frederick D Partlow, age 78, died on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, surrounded by his wife and five children.
Frederick was born on October 11, 1941 in Anderson, Indiana to parents Carl and Nellie (Gooding) Partlow. He graduated from Frankton High School in 1959. He worked for General Motors. He joined the United States Air Force in 1960, and served through 1964. He was a member of the 55th reconnaissance wing strategic air command, Forbes AFB Kansas. He returned to General Motors after his service to our country. He loved the United States of America and was proud to protect our freedoms. He was a member of the American Legion, and was honored by the Lapel Post with a certificate of 50 years of continuous membership. He loved to work in the yard, fish, and camp. He was a member of the Florida Station Church of God in Anderson Indiana.
Frederick loved his family. He married Katheryn Hendrick on March 4, 1972. They were blessed with five children; one daughter, Monica Partlow of Anderson, IN, four sons; Douglas (Kristine) Partlow of Hamilton, OH, Bill (Julie) Partlow of Elwood, IN, Rodney (Kelly) Partlow of Frankton, IN and Shane Partlow of Frankton, IN, 23 grandchildren, and 8 great-grandchildren, several nieces & nephews. Brother -in -law; Wayne Hendrick, sister -in -law; Jeannie Hendrick, sister -in -law; Mary Lee Partlow and his precious pet Piper.
He is proceeded in death by his parents, two brothers, Carl W. Partlow of Florida and David and Norma Partlow of Anderson, sister Kay and Bob Ballard of Frankton, in-laws Roy and Ida Hendrick, brother-in-law, Tom Hendrick, brother & sister-in-law Richard and Ruth Rainer, and sister-in-law Kay Hendrick.
Out of respect for personal and public safety visitation for immediate family members only will be held Saturday, March 28, 2020, at Harper & Dunnichay Funeral Home in Frankton with Rev. Jerry Hilligoss officiating. Burial will follow in the K.of P. and I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Frankton.
A celebration of life service will be scheduled at a later date at the Florida Station Church of God.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Florida Station Church of God, Anderson, IN.
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