James Fredericksen Obituary

James M. Fredericksen
James Fredericksen
James M. Fredericksen

August 2, 1929 - April 30, 2008
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in West Des Moines, IA
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Jim Fredericksen, 78, passed away Wednesday, April 30, 2008 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Funeral services will be held 3 p.m., Saturday, May 3 at Iles Funeral Homes - Westover Chapel with visitation one hour prior to the service.

Jim was born in Des Moines, the son of Einer and Gladys Fredericksen and grew up in Osage, Iowa. He married Jean Hollenbeck in 1949. Jim attended the University of Iowa where he was a member of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity.

He enjoyed hunting and was an avid Iowa Hawkeye Fan. Jim was retired from the insurance business.

Jim is survived by his wife, Jean of West Des Moines; daughters, Chris (Greg) Koch of Clive, Connie (Mike) McKie of Johnston and Cherie (Jon) Brown of Urbandale; son, Jim (Nancy) Fredericksen of West Des Moines; nine grandchildren, Melissa, Michelle, Michael, Katie, Kimberly, Jessie, Taylor, Justin and Annie; and seven great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson's Disease Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Saturday, May 3, 2008
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Saturday, May 3, 2008
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Parkinson's Disease Foundation
1359 Broadway, Suite 1509
New York, NY US 10018