M. Fred Dalton

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202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 8/8/2016 14:00:00

4270 Willard West Road Willard OH 44890 8/9/2016 11:00:00

M. Fred Dalton, age 79, of Willard, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, August 4, 2016. He was born on October 27, 1936 in Pulaski, VA to the late Malinda (William) King and Mallon Dalton. Fred retired from Ford Motor Co. in Sandusky on April 19, 1996 and most recently working at Sharpnack Chevy in Willard. He loved the Dallas Cowboys and the Ohio State Buckeyes. He was a Veteran of the United States Air Force, serving during the Korean Conflict. Fred was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Willard and the Car Coddlers of Ohio.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, J. Joanne Dalton; a son, Denny (Jayne) Vanderpool of Willard; four daughters, Brenda (Donnie) Bailey of Greenwich, Kim Vanderpool of Willard, Cheryl (Danny) Atkins of Willard, Sharlene Dalton of Floyd County, KY; a sister, Faye Gullet; a brother, Jay Dalton; 17 grandchildren; a great great grandson; numerous nieces, nephews, and great grandchildren; and his faithful companion, Buster Dog.
In addition to his parents, Fred was preceded in death by his son, Donald Dalton; a grandson, Steven Shook; 4 brothers; and three sisters.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard on Monday, August 8, 2016 from 2:00 to 7:00 P.M. A funeral service will be on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at the Calvary Baptist Church at 11:00 A.M. with Pastor Donald Gallion officiating. Burial will take place at Greenwood Cemetery in Willard. Memorial contributions may be made to the Calvary Baptist Church or the Humane Society of your choice. Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.secorfuneralhomes.com


Suzie and Ronnie Bayes - Aug 12, 2016

so sorry for your loss. We are thinking and praying for all your family.

Renee (Kooken) Vincent - Aug 8, 2016

So sorry to hear about Fred passing away..Just remember the sweet memories you have of him…I will remember all the memories I have of him…I Love You and will be praying for you and all the Family….

Ned and Cheri Peddicord - Aug 7, 2016

Joanne and family. We want to express our deepest sympathy on the passing of Fred. Ned really enjoyed driving with him when they both worked at Sharpnack. May the wonderful memories you have of your loved one help you during this sad time.

Jeri cleveland - Aug 6, 2016

Sorry hope you know he’t in haven and will make all angel have a good laugh. I remember how he made me laugh even when I was down . I love you Jeri and Gaylorď

Bob and Sandy Haas - Aug 6, 2016

Fred was a great neighbor and friend along with Joanne. We will miss seeing him raise the flag between our condos and washing his cars. May God give your families peace.

Suzie and Ronnie Bayes - Aug 6, 2016

so sorry for your loss. We are thinking and praying for all your family.

Janet Bayes - Aug 5, 2016

Please accept my sincere sympathy on the passing of Fred. Saying goodbye to a loved one is so hard, my prayers and thoughts are with you all.

Rhonda Holbrook - Aug 5, 2016

Joanne and family,
I am so very sorry for the loss of Fred. He will be greatly missed at work. A kinder, gentler, spirited man you will not find except Fred. Your family and you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Rhonda Holbrook

Jayne Dellinger - Aug 5, 2016

My deepest sympathy to the Vanderpool and Dalton family.May God be with you all during this difficult time. I know Fred will be sorely missed, but remember all the wonderful memories you have of him.God bless all of you.

Jim Fox - Aug 5, 2016

So sorry about Fred’s passing. When we had the BMV open in Willard he was one of our favorites. Such a nice person and always happy. He will be missed. God Bless you all.