Mildred T. ‘Millie’ Fredrickson

Mildred T. "Millie" Fredrickson, formerly of Waukesha, died Sunday, Sept. 27, 2009, at Trinity Hospital in Birmingham, Ala., at the age of 87. She was born Feb. 10, 1922 in Alabama to Dixie L. (Carmichael) Durden.

Millie married Herbert Frederickson, and together they lived in the Waukesha area for many years. After his death, Millie moved back to Alabama to be closer to her family. While in Waukesha, she was the owner and operator of her own upholstery business. Millie is survived by her daughter, Carolynne Shum of Alaska, seven grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and many friends.

Visitation will be held from noon until 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha, followed by a procession to Rural Home Cemetery in Big Bend for graveside services.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to for directions or to leave an online tribute.