Fred Lehtonen

Resided in Escanaba, MI
Died September 27, 2020

Fred Lehtonen Jr., age 72, of Escanaba, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Sunday morning, September 27, 2020.

Fred was born December 21, 1947, in Carlsend, MI, the son of Fredrick and Anna (Mannisto) Lehtonen, Sr.

Fred enjoyed collecting old classic cars. He was an avid Green Bay Packer fan, and liked watching Nascar. He especially enjoyed time with his Grandchildren.

Fred is survived by:
1 Son: Fred (Kim) Willis of Escanaba, MI
4 Daughters: Anna (Joe) Thomas of Escanaba, MI
Barbie (Matt) Cobb of Traverse City, MI
Faye Lehtonen of Escanaba, MI
Amy (Rob Jr.) Hildebrandt of Escanaba, MI
3 Sisters: Deloris, Hilma, Carol
12 Grandchildren
And several Nieces, Nephews, and Cousins.

In addition to his Parents, Fred was preceded in death:
2 Brothers: Kenny and Walter
3 Sisters: Arlene, Linda, Hellen.

Family will receive friends on Thursday, October 1, 2020 from 10:00 AM until Noon at the Agape Ministries in Escanaba. A funeral service will follow at Noon. A luncheon will take place in the church hall. The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Delta County are assisting the Lehtonen family.

2 Tributes for “Fred Lehtonen

    I knew Fred years ago when I was Sheriff of Delta County. I remember him as always being polite and friendly. Years after I retired he saw me in Elmers County Market and sought me out to say hello. What a nice gesture from a kind man. RIP my friend.

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