Frederick H. Henderson, 78

OSWEGO, NY – Frederick H. Henderson, 78, a resident of Oswego, passed away Tuesday December 16, 2014.

Born in Oswego, he was the son of the late David and Agnes (Sweeney) Henderson.

Frederick worked for the Diamond Match Company.

He graduated local schools and had been a life resident.

Surviving are two brothers, Sam (Wanda) Henderson of Florida and John (Claudia) Henderson of Oswego; one sister, Patricia Okoniewski of Virginia; several nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his siblings, David Henderson, Mary Hall and Dorothy Gorman.

There are no calling hours.

A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary’s Church.

Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.

Nelson Funeral Home has care of arrangements.

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