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Fred L. Kempes

Published: Friday, Aug. 23, 2013 8:39 a.m. CDT

WILMINGTON, Ill. — Mr. Fred L. Kempes, 56, of Wilmington, Ill., passed away Wednesday at the University of Chicago Medical Center.

Visitation and video tribute will be from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Freitag-Reeves & Baskerville Funeral Home, 700 East Kahler Road, Wilmington. Funeral services will follow at 10 a.m. Monday in the funeral home with Deacon Don Dyer officiating.

Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Pallbearers will be Steve Nutt, Pat Brown, PaulEwing, Dale Magruder, Mark Ferry, Kurt Stehlik, Alan Walters and Danny Parker. Fred's brother Ed Kempes will act as an honorary pallbearer.

Preferred memorials maybe made as gifts in Fred’s memory to the Wilmington School District Foundation for Excellence, 209u Wildcat Court, Wilmington, IL, 60481, or to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Friends may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences to the family by logging onto www.FRBfuneral.com.

Funeral services and arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Matthew R. Baskerville, CFSP. For additional information, call 815-476-2181.

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