Frederick was born on May 24, 1934, in Bridgeport, CT to the late Joseph A. and Sara H. Cottle.
He worked for more than 25 years at Sikorsky as an Aerospace Engineer. He enjoyed attending hockey games and watching the NY Rangers play. He also liked working around the house and up keeping his yard.
Frederick loved being around his family and taking care of his wife and daughters.
In addition to his wife, Joan, he is survived by his daughters, Danette (Christopher) Manzi, Anne Cottle (Emil Balusek, Jr.) and Edith (Edward) Butcher; grandson, Daniel Manzi; siblings, Joseph T. Cottle and Judith Kreuter; and nephew, Clifford Kreuter.
Friends and family are invited to call on Monday, October 23, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. with a Prayer Service at 10 a.m. at the CODY-WHITE FUNERAL HOME, 107 Broad St., Milford, CT.
Burial will follow at St. Michael Cemetery, 2205 Stratford Ave., Stratford, CT.
Memorial contributions may be made to Seasons Hospice Foundation, at http://seasonsfoundation.org/donate or by mail, 8537 Solution Center, Chicago, IL 60677.
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