- Local Guide
Frederick Leo Cress, 85, of Lima, died on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at Vancrest of Delphos.
He was born to Cecil and Catherine Cress of Bucyrus, and they preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Georgia; a daughter, Kathleen (Robert) Wittorf of Sarasota Springs, Utah; two sons, Larry (Virginia) Cress of Lima and Eric (Mary) Cress of El Paso, Texas; five grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two sisters.
He retired from Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in St. Marys.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Salem Mennonite Church, 4275 W. State Road, Elida.
Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday at the church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Salem Mennonite Church.