Karl E. Frederick, Jr.

Karl E. Frederick, Jr., 76, of Norfolk, died Sunday, July 28, 2019 at Colonial Manor of Randolph in Randolph. 

Services will be held Wednesday, July 31 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Winside. The Rev. William Engebretsen will officiate, with burial in Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery in Norfolk. Visitation will be Tuesday, July 30 from 5 to 7 p.m., with a 7 p.m. prayer service at Brockhaus-Howser-Fillmer Funeral Home in Norfolk and one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday.

Brockhaus-Howser-Fillmer Funeral Home in Norfolk is in charge of arrangements.

Karl E. Frederick, Jr. was born Oct. 17, 1942 in Norfolk to Karl Emanuel and Dorothy (Lieb) Frederick, Sr. He was baptized and confirmed at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church. He graduated from Norfolk High School in 1960 and attended Norfolk Junior College. Karl married Mary Shipps on Sept. 16, 1962 and to this union three children were born - Klark, Kim and Kyle. He married Elaine Reinke on Sept. 20, 2003 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Winside.  Karl was a lifetime farmer. He started farming near Norfolk from 1962 to 1963 then moved to rural Pierce county; where he farmed from 1963 to 1973. He then moved to a farm near Winside and resided there until the fall of 2018 when he moved to Norfolk. Karl also established Frederick Trucking with his father and was a lifelong trucker.

Survivors include his wife, Elaine of Norfolk; son, Klark (Brenda) Frederick of Stanton, daughter, Kim (Dirk) Jaeger of Winside and son, Kyle (Diane) Frederick of Winside; stepson, Steve (Shannon) Reinke of Pierce, stepdaughter, Cindy (Trent) Montgomery of Pierce; grandchildren, Kayla (Casey) Lange, Kourtney (Ashton) Callies, Josh (Amy) Harmer, Jamie (Harlan) Vogt, Jaret Harmer, Zach Jaeger, Jennifer Jaeger, Cody Frederick, Matthew Frederick and Austin Frederick, step-grandchildren, Shae Reinke, Cady Reinke, Kayla Reinke, Tate Reinke, Trever Montgomery, Payton Montgomery, Harper Montgomery and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother in infancy and a great-grandson, Hunter.

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