Former Porter resident, Frederick C. Hamm, Sr. 44 of Valparaiso, passed away
Sunday, May 3, 2009 at his home.
He was born August 30, 1964, in Valparaiso, the son of Joseph M. and Donna (Sederberg)
Surviving are his children, Amber (Blake) Clayborn of Virginia, Frederick
Hamm, Jr. of Valparaiso and Raychel Joseph of Texas; grandson Nathan
Clayborn; granddaughter Maecy Underwood and his mother Donna Hamm of
Also surviving are his brothers, William (Pat) Hamm and Joseph (Francis)
Hamm of Illinois and Donald (Geneva) Stringer of Florida; his sisters, Susan
Sledge of Gary, Cindy (Al) Mills of Alabama and Vickie (Sam) Morales of
Valparaiso and several nieces and nephews.
Fred was a laborer and a commercial fisherman. He loved fishing and hanging
out with his son.
Funeral Services, Pastor Phil Willingham officiating, will be at 11 a.m.
Friday, May 8, at Bartholomew Funeral Home. Interment will be in Memorial
Park Cemetery, Valparaiso.
Visitation will be Friday, at 10 until time of services. Memorial donations
may be made “to the family to help with expenses”.
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