Fredrick ‘Rick’ Carlyle Friedrichsohn

May 20, 1943 - Dec. 24, 2005

Fredrick "Rick" Carlyle Friedrichsohn of Waukesha died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2005, surrounded by his family at age 62. Rick was born May 20, 1943, in Milwaukee, the son of Fredrick and Margaret (nee Steinberger) Friedrichsohn.

He married Carol Ann Frankow April 11, 1964. He was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church, proudly served in the Navy, was a 32 Degree Mason and a member of the Shriners. He was employed with Julian Shade for 25 years and did everything he could to help his son successfully open his own business.

Rick will be sadly missed by his wife; children, Ann Margaret "Meg" (Bart) Douglas, Jodi (Patrick "Todd") Mehling and Eric (Kerry) Friedrichsohn, all of Waukesha; grandchildren, Jessica and Rebecca Douglas, Mackenzie and Sean Mehling and Samantha Friedrichsohn; his sister, Kathleen Zachow; brother-in-law, James (Roberta) Frankow; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Rick was preceded in death by his parents and his granddaughter, Amanda.

Visitation for Rick will be held 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 28, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. A Masonic service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. A second visitation will be held Thursday, Dec. 29, at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 300 Carroll St., Waukesha, from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service. The Rev. Gary Liedtke will officiate. Burial will take place at the Zion Lutheran Church in the town of Caroline.

The family is accepting memorials which will be directed to the Waukesha School District, Music or Home Economic Departments.

For more information, call Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home and Cremation Services at 542-6609 or visit www.waukeshafuneralhome.com for online obituaries, directions or condolences.