DELBERT W. “BERT” FRECKER, 88, of New Haven, died on Monday, April 28, 2014, at St. Joseph Hospital, Fort Wayne. Born Aug. 7, 1925, in Fort Wayne, he was a U.S. Army veteran. Surviving are his children, Gabriela (Ransom) Curey of Woodburn and Robin (Craig) Coats of New Haven; grandchildren, Dr. April (Dr. Steve Remy) Henning of Brooklyn, N.Y. and Amber (Douglas) Holmes of Hot Springs, Ark.; and great-grandchildren, Abigail and Allie Holmes. He was preceded in death by his wife, Vera, in 2011. A Celebration of Life is from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, May 3, 2014, at New Haven Parks Department Office, 1125 Hartzell St., New Haven. In lieu of memorials, please plant a tree or bush in Bert’s honor. Arrangements by IU School of Medicine.

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