Carl W. Fridman, Jr. of Franklinville, NY died Friday, March 6, 2020 at Olean General Hospital at the age of 83.
He was born July 3, 1936 in South Wales, NY a son of the late Carl and Celeste (Hoerner) Fridman, Sr. He was a United States Army Veteran and served from 1956-1958. He was also a member of the Farmersville Station Baptist Church, a life member of the Franklinville VFW and life member of the Farmersville Station Volunteer Fire Department. He had served on the Farmersville Town Board and served as the Franklinville Boy Scouts District Commissioner. Carl enjoyed fishing, hunting, bowling, playing with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He had worked at Fisher Price in Holland for 35 years. Afterwards he had worked for Bush Industries in Little Valley for 5 years and for MRC Bearing in Jamestown for 5 years as a machinist until his retirement.
His wife, Gloria M. (Boundy) Fridman whom he married on June 28, 1958 in South Wales, passed away on January 14, 2010.
Carl is survived by his children: Roger (Patty) Fridman of Farmersville, Doreen (Speedy) Tibbs of Winslow, AZ and Sue Ann (Jason) Simmons of Holland; his grandchildren: James (Nicol) Fridman, Trisha (Erik) Wineberg, Robert (Sara) Tibbs, Shane Simmons, Jerid Simmons and Carlee Simmons; his great-grandchildren: Michael Fridman, Emma Fridman and Lennox Wineberg; his siblings: Wallace Fridman of Arcade, Fred Fridman of Holland, Joe Fridman of Holland, Anna Opferbeck of Springville, Mary (John) Koch of Florida, Celeste Redick of Arizon; also survived by several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife and a sister - Margaret.
A private service was held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Farmersville Baptist Church, 9791 Church St., Farmersville Station, NY 14060.