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Frederick N. Thayer

September 28, 1921 ~ April 11, 2017 (age 95)

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Frederick N. Thayer, 95

     Boardman:  Frederick N. Thayer, 95, of Boardman, passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2017 with his loving family by his side. 

     Frederick was born in Linesville, Pa., on September 28, 1921, the son of the late Jack D. “J.D.” and Naomi (Dennis) Thayer.

     He graduated from Linesville High School and moved to the Youngstown area in the late 1940’s. He served four years in the U.S. Army, during World War II.

     Frederick worked for Kroger Grocery Company, the Tri County Division for over 39 years.  He was the manager of the Meat Dept.

     He was a member of the Downtown Kiwanis Club of Youngstown and The American Legion.

     Frederick is survived by two sons, David (Marie) Thayer of Lomita, California and Dennis Thayer of Boardman; a granddaughter, Heather Marie (James) Jones and a great granddaughter, Emily Ann Thomas, all from Louisville, Kentucky, who absolutory adored their “Grandpa”; a niece Frances Ann Klein and nephew, Paul Keyes; and a long time dear companion, Maxine Henningsen of Boardman.

     Besides his parents, Frederick was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, the former Mary Lillian Hayden; a son Donald N. Thayer; and two step-sisters, Audrey Keyes and Darlene Hall.

     Private services were held for Frederick.  There are no calling hours. 

     The family requests that material tributes take the form of contribution to Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market St., Boardman, Oh 44512 in memory of Frederick. 

     Please visit to view this notice and send condolences to the family. 

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Youngstown, OH 44512-1119

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