AMBOY – Frederick J. Minor, 82, of Amboy, died Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, at Maple Crossing in Amboy.
He was born Nov. 23, 1934, in Rochelle, the son of James and Willie (McClain) Minor. He had worked for Nation Pizza in Waterman, as well as Crest Foods in Ashton, before his retirement. Fred was a veteran of the Army, serving during the Korean War. He was a member of VFW Post 3878 in Rochelle.
He married Delores Blue on June 15, 1990. She preceded him in death Feb. 28, 2010.
Survivors include his children, Kipton (Lynn) Minor of Dixon; and Tiffany Glenn of Flagstaff, Arizona; stepdaughter Deborah (John) Harvey of Lawton, Iowa, and stepdaughter-in-law, Paula Blue of Amboy.
He also was preceded in death by his stepson, James Blue.
Visitation will be from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, and the funeral at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Mihm-Jones Funeral Home in Amboy, with the Rev. Mark Glenn officiating. Burial, with military honors by the Waterman American Legion, will be at Johnson Grove Cemetery in Waterman.
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