Morton Fred
Morton FRED, 61, of Route 1, Mt. Vernon, died at Good 
Samaritan Hospital Saturday night.  

Mr. FRED was born on June 25, 1916, in Jefferson County, 
the son of Samuel and Etta (BECKMAN) FRED.  He was married 
to Kathleen COCKRUM, who survives.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the 
Brayfield Funeral Home in Sesser, with the Rev. Louie HANNA 
officiating.  Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery. Friends 
may call at the funeral home from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today.

Mr. FRED is survived by his wife Kathleen; two daughters, 
Marlene ILBERY, Mt. Vernon, and Betty Linheart, Belleville; one 
son, Marvin, Los Angeles; a brother, William S. FRED, West 
Frankfort; two sisters, Beulah HICKS, Scheller, and Alma LOVETT, 
Urbana; and several grandchildren.  

Two brothers preceded Mr. FRED in death.

Source: Mt. Vernon Register News
Date: Monday, January 23, 1978
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta

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