David Otis Fredrickson, 67, of Traverse City, died peacefully on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 at Munson Hospice House. David was born June 16, 1950 in Traverse City, the son of Daphne O. Fredrickson and the late James R. Fredrickson, of Traverse City.
Dave graduated from Traverse City High School in 1968. He graduated from Princeton University in 1972. He received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Michigan Law School in 1978.
Dave was a member of the Grace Episcopal Church in Traverse City. He was also a volunteer at the Jubilee House and with the Democratic Party of Traverse City.
A voracious reader, Dave had a keen interest in world history, politics and current events. Dave will be dearly missed by his family and friends.
David is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Pamela and Scott Sullivan, of Alamo, California; his brother and sister-in-law, James and Cynthia Fredrickson, of Suttons Bay; his nieces and nephews, Ashley Fredrickson, Christopher Fredrickson, Patrick Sullivan and Brian Sullivan; and his aunt, Joyce Harper.
He was preceded in death by his father, James; and a brother, Donald Fredrickson in March 2017.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
Condolences may be shared with David's family at www.martinson.info.
Arrangements are with the Martinson Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Leelanau.
Published on December 3, 2017