Fred Englefield

Obituary of Fred Englefield

Englefield, Frederick Charles

Peacefully at the Brantford General Hospital on Sunday, December 26th, 2021 in his 93rd year. He will be greatly missed by his wife Margaret, with whom he continued to travel and live life to the fullest for over 16 years.  Fred is predeceased by his wife, Helen Englefield of over 40 years, with whom he raised 3 sons, Thomas, Brian and Ross. Fred will always be lovingly remembered by the children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews and their families. Fred was one of five siblings, he was born on April 5, 1929 to George and Eliza Englefield, ready to make an indelible impression on the world.  Growing up in Toronto, Ontario, Fred began his working life very early, leaving school to support his family during the Second World War.  A hard worker who always looked for ways to improve processes, Fred worked his way from the factory floor to vice-president of marketing for Ladish/Tri-Clover Canada.  A strong proponent of community service, Fred dedicated many hours and experienced much joy through Kinsmen and Kiwanian activities.  He loved to travel, golf, tell stories and make people laugh. Cremation has taken place.  There will be a celebration of life at a later date. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the McCleister Funeral Home, 495 Park Road North, Brantford. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of choice. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at  McCleister (519) 758-1553

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