Van Dusen, Fred - Austin Funeral & Cremation Services

Fred Van Dusen

Born: July 31, 1937
Died: June 1, 2018
Current City: Franklin, Tennessee

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Brentwood, TN 37027
Phone: 615.377.0775

Honoring Fred Van Dusen

Frederick William Van Dusen passed away on June 1, 2018 at the age of 80. Born July 31st, 1937 in Jackson Heights, NY, the son of Frederick John and Katherine Van Dusen. Fred is survived by his wife of 44 years, Anna; daughters, Karen Jaeger and Elizabeth Braden; sons, Doug and Scott; sister, Joan Katko; as well as loving grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Fred spent the last 12 years residing in Franklin, TN after having spent the majority of his adult life in Stamford, CT.  After playing Major League Baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies, Fred successfully ran his own insurance business for 45 years. He was a devoted follower of Christ and his love for Jesus was evident in how he treated others. He cherished his wife Anna, his children, and his friends.

Fred’s warm smile, generous spirit, and loving heart will be missed by all. To celebrate his life, there will be a memorial service at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 30th at Fellowship Bible Church in Brentwood, TN.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Fellowship Bible Church, or a charity of your choice.

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