Fredric A. Steiger M.D., 67

Fredric A. Steiger, M.D., a resident of Mequon, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at the age of 67.

He was the sweet loving husband and best friend of Nancy B. Buchanan; proud father of Sigrid (Matthew) Fanale, Sam (Sara Fedson) Steiger and Britt (David) Frank; and expectant grandpa of grandchildren-to- be. He is further survived by the mother of his children, Kathleen Brady; other loving relatives, friends and colleagues. Fred is also survived by his faithful and loving golden retriever, Scout.

Fred was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Lois (nee Adams) Steiger.

The family will receive friends at the Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Service, 10280 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon, on Saturday, Feb. 16, from 10 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at 1 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Fredís name may be directed to St. Charles Youth & Family Services Inc., 151 S. 84th St., Milwaukee, WI 53214.

Fred, an adult, adolescent and child psychiatrist and addictionologist, affected and touched many lives over the years in southeastern Wisconsin, by being the consummate professional, providing care and treatment to adults, youth and families.

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