Fred Sine Jr. (1929-2021)

Fred Sine Jr.


Fred Sine Jr., age 91, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away at 10:55 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2021, at Fairlawn Haven. Fred owned Sine Radio and TV for 45 years, prior to that, he had worked at Carroll-Ames in Bryan and Oberlin TV in Butler. He was a US Army veteran. Fred was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus, where he was treasurer for many years and the Bryan Moose Lodge No. 1064.

Fred Sine Jr. was born on Oct. 1, 1929, in Detroit, Michigan, the son of Fred and Lena (Gnoiski) Sine. He married Charlotte Joan Miller in Bryan on May 1, 1952, and she preceded him in death on Oct. 28, 2020.

Fred is survived by his son, Jeffrey (Kristin) Sine, of Angola; daughter, Lori (James) Grim, of Bryan; grandchildren, Dana Rabey and Darcy (Rick) Barrett, both of Fort Wayne and Clayton Grim and Lucas Grim, both of Bryan and great-grandchildren, Daisy, Riley, Kennedy and Natalie. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, brothers, Norm and Donald Sine and sister, Dolores Giles.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, from 10-11 a.m. at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Bryan. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Andrew Wellmann officiating. Burial will follow in Farmer Cemetery with graveside military rites presented by the combined Bryan American Legion/VFW Honor Detail and the US Army Honor Guard. Krill Funeral Home, 860 W. Mulberry St., Bryan has been entrusted with Fred’s services.

Memorials are requested to the Williams County Humane Society.

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