Freddie Joe Neidigh Sr., 72, of Newberry, passed away at 5:44 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.
Born June 26, 1945, in Newberry, he was the son of Calvin F. and Lena "Gail" (Rollins) Neidigh.
Fred was retired as an electrician for IBEW Local 725.
Surviving relatives include his husband, David Gilley of Newberry; children Amanda Burnette (Jerry) of Newberry, Freddie Neidigh Jr. (April) of Columbus, Ohio, Christina Keith (Brian) of Elnora, and Michelle Fisher (Jeff) of Leesburg, Virginia; siblings Alvin Neidigh of Princeton and Linda Daily of Ashville, North Carolina; 14 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Calvin Neidigh; one son, Jeff Neidigh; and a granddaughter, Cheyanne.
Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at Prairie Chapel Cemetery in rural Lyons.
Public visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Jenkins Funeral Home in Lyons.
The family asks that all memorial contributions be made to Jenkins Funeral Home.
Online condolences to the family are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.
Published on December 14, 2017