Frederick E. Roderick, 94, of Riverton, died Friday, September 16, 2022 at Springfield Memorial Hospital,

He was born October 21, 1927 in Elwood, the son of Rollie and Marie L. Schweizer Roderick. He married Mary Helen Bell, and she preceded him in death. Frederick later married Barbara F. (Cizauckas) Sebastian in 1993 and she also preceded him in death.

Frederick served his country in the U.S. Army Air Corp during WWII. He was employed with Illinois Bell until his retirement. Frederick was a member of the TRN Club.

Survivors include his children, Tom Roderick of Hollywood, Florida; Gail Parsons of Auburn and Cindy (Maurice) Tapscott-Snyder of Springfield; eight grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.

Services were held Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at Butler Funeral Home in Springfield. Burial followed at Roselawn Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 75817, Topeka, KS 66675-8517. Butler Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.