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Max H. Frederick, Jr.

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Max H. Frederick, Jr., 81, of Carlisle, died Friday, May 11, 2012, in the Claremont Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Carlisle. He was born on Tuesday, September 30, 1930, in Lock Haven, a son of the late Max H. Frederick, Sr. and Zelda M (Green) Keefer.

He was a US Navy veteran of WWII. Max received his G.E.D. from Carlisle High School in 1979. He retired from the Carlisle Barracks after more than 30 years of service, where he was a property book officer. Max was a member of the United States and PA L.S.T. Associations, the Tin Can Sailors, Carlisle Eagles Aerie 1299 and the Carlisle Lions Club.

Max is survived by four daughters; Sharon S. Napolitan of Shippensburg, Caryl L. Brenneman and Debra A. White, both of Carlisle and Brenda K. Wieland of Elliottsburg, two brothers; Ray Keefer of Wears Valley, TN and Joseph Keefer of Jacksonville, FL, 10 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Following Max’s wishes there will be no services. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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Please accept my condolences on Max's passing. He was a truly great man.

Tom Berg

Go in Peace Brother. We had some great times together and I will always remember the favors you did for me. God Bless.


My prayers are with you as you go thru this time of sadness.Even though Max is gone in body his spirit lives on in all of you.May God be with you all.

Sonny Garman

Heartfelt sympathy goes out to Deb, Brenda and the family. My brother "Buddy" I will miss, until we meet again. Love to the family.

Joe Keefer

 WE have lost a great friend.

Bill & Molly Leib

My thoughts are with you and hope Max and them are all together laughing away. When I think of his laugh, it makes me smile. Such a wonderfu man.

Love, Cheri

 I will miss you old friend,see you later.

Marlin Ewing


To my loving dad who was always there for me.You were the most loving and caring person that anyone could ever no. I will miss you dearly you will be forever in my heart love you daddy

Brenda Wieland

So very sorry to hear about the loss of such a wonderful and loving person as Max. I will truly miss you, dear cousin.
Tony Chaplinski

I loved you with all my heart and then some. I will always have a place in my heart for you forever. Love you
Debra A. White

thank you for loving me and taking care of me. I will always love you forever. you will stay in my heart forever.
your daughter,

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Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
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