Frederick James “Fred” Denton Obituary


Fred died peacefully on March 14, 2022 surrounded by the folks he beloved.

Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Fred grew up loving the Brooklyn Dodgers and had fond recollections of visiting Ebbets Discipline as a child. He went on to turn into a proud and devoted husband, father and grandfather and lived a really full, fascinating life. He left an impression on everybody he met and might be remembered most for his humorousness and wit in addition to for his kindness, knowledge and down-to-Earth nature.

Fred had a passionate curiosity in lots of issues together with American historical past, the whaling business, meals, pirates, antiques, cartoons, music, films, crossword puzzles, gardening, and extra meals. For over ten years he participated in Revolutionary Warfare re-enactments as a member of the Royal Welsh Fusiliers of America, the spotlight of which was assembly Queen Elizabeth who commented “My, you’re tall.”. Fred beloved spending time with family and friends, and may very well be counted on to make us snigger with foolish facial expressions or quotes from a few of his favourite reveals like “The Honeymooners” or “Fawlty Towers”.

Fred served proudly within the US Military and was honorably discharged as PFC. He was a graduate of Hofstra College and in addition served as a volunteer firefighter in Stony Brook, NY. His prolonged gross sales profession started by “peddling medicine out of the trunk of his automobile” in Brooklyn for Parke-Davis Pharmaceutical. He then spent a long time in promoting gross sales with Romaine-Pearson Publishers and SRDS. After getting uninterested in the each day commute into Manhattan, he moved his household as much as Cape Cod the place they owned and operated the Lions Head Inn in West Harwich for numerous years. Previous to retiring in 2020, Fred spent over 25 years with Right this moment Actual Property the place he nonetheless holds the report for having essentially the most listings underneath $40,000. Out of all the things he did all through his life, his most favourite was turning into a grandpa to Simon nearly two years in the past.

He’s survived by his spouse and finest good friend of 44 years, Deborah, his son Rick, “favourite daughter-in-law” Sara and grandson Simon, and his beloved in-laws Lilliana, Ray, Jeff, Charlene, Don and Lena. He’s predeceased by his mother and father James & Frances Denton, sister Joan & her husband Thomas.

A Celebration of Life/Roast might be held on Saturday Might 14, 2022 from 12-5 PM. For location data please e mail the Denton household at .

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Posted on-line on March 25, 2022

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