Charles (Ted) Fraedrick

Ted Fraedrick, of Medford, Ore., passed away on August 21, 2008. He was born Sept. 10, 1926 in Medford, graduating from Prospect High School. He was stationed in Guam while in the U.S. Navy during WWII. Upon his return, he lived in Eugene, Ore. while attending the the University of Oregon where he met and married Jean McKay.

In 1968, Ted and Jean purchased Pioneer Orchards outside Phoenix, Ore. He later worked for Pinnacle Orchards as the Catalog Gift Manager and as a fruit broker. At the time of his retirement in 1989, he served as General Manager. He was past president of the Phoenix-Talent Kiwanas Club, a life member of the Masonic Lodge and a member of the Rogue Valley Country Club.

He is survived by Jean, his wife of 60 years, and their children, Christie, Scott and Terri.

According to his wishes, there will be no service. In Lieu of flowers you may contribute to your favorite charity.