June 9th, 1940 - February 24th, 2018
Frederick G. Layton Sr., age 77 of Hamilton, passed away on Saturday, February 24, 2018. Fred was born in Toledo, Ohio on June 9, 1940 to Frederick Sr. and Lucille Stork. Fred went into the Army at the age of 17, then after his service in ’59 he served in the National Guard until ’63. On February 6, 1961, he married Thelma Bolser. Fred joined Local 18 Union in 1961, retiring in 1997. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gun smithing, and pioneer culture. Above all he enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
Fred is survived by wife of 56 years, Thelma Layton; his children, Frances (Scott) Jennings and Fred G. (Christine) Layton Jr; his grandchildren, Brittany (Josh) Christian, Ashley Jennings, Sierra E. Layton, and Kelly D. Layton; his great grandchildren, Layla, Isiah, Tyler, and Adalyn; his siblings, Joann (the late John) Rhodus and Joyce Zenk. Fred was preceded in death by his parents, Frederick Stork Sr. and Lucille Layton; and his brother, John Daniel Layton.
Funeral service will be held at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Avenue, Hamilton, Ohio, on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 10:00 AM with Pastor Billy Bruns officiating. Burial will follow at Millville Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday, March 2, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home.
You were such a wonderful grandfather. Ill miss you very much I love you lots.
Frances Jennings ( daughter )
|I miss my daddy , I'm so lost . I feel for my husband scott he tryed to save him , he passed away in his arms . My dad .....|
Fred G. Layton Jr.
Dad. Through the years, we have had laugh's and fun. Your my father the only one. As I age, I see more death, I'll search for you after my last breath. Your loving son.
|My sympathy to Fred's family. Fred can now be with his Uncle Danny. My heart goes out to Fred's family.|
|My brother, the man I always turned to for advice. The man that was always there for me. Love you brother, miss you.|
|God bless you Fred|
|Aunt Thelma sending you love and keeping you in my prayer's. I know in my heart dad was waiting for uncle Fred.|