FROSTBURG — Fred D. Robeson, 79, of Frostburg, passed away on Sunday, May 4, 2014.
Born in Frostburg on Aug. 29, 1934, he was the son of the late Forrest Robeson and Helena (Warnick) Robeson.
Fred was a Frostburg businessman owning and operating Shannon’s Shoes for many years. He served his country in the U.S. Navy on the USS Steinaker with the 6th Fleet. He was a member of Salem United Church of Christ, Mountain Lodge 99 A.F & A.M. and the American Legion Farrady Post 24.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy (Tennant) Robeson; a son, Steve Robeson and wife, Connie of Winchester; and a daughter, Karen Dulin and husband, Thomas of Wilmington, Del.; grandson, Blane Dulin; sister, Nancy Winner and husband, George of Export, Pa.
Friends will be received at the Sowers Funeral Home on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Mountain Lodge 99 will hold a memorial service at 7 p.m.
Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Dwayne A. Hay officiating.
American Legion Farrady Post 24 will accord military honors at the graveside.
Interment will be in Frostburg Memorial Park.
Online condolences may be sent to www.sowersfuneralhome.com.