Peacefully on December 8, 2013 at 69 years of age. Beloved husband of Patsy (nee Prier) for 45 years. Cherished father of Kelly and Ken Kwiatkowski, Jackie and Dean Sinasac and Bradford Hawes. Loving Papa of Colin, Grace, Katelynn, Kyle, Trevor, Halle, Sydney and Kayla. Dear son of the late Henry and Catherine Hawes and son-in-law of James and the late Cecilia Prier. Dear brother of Betty Papineau, Ann Marie and her late husband Alfred Phillips and the late Charles and Betty Hawes. Also survived by many loving brothers and sister-in-laws on Patsy’s side, and many nieces and nephews. Frederick was a veteran in the U.S. Navy serving as navigator on the U.S.S. Dogfish from 1962 till 1966 and the Canadian Reserves. He retired after 38years of service with Windsor Utilities and was a volunteer Fire Fighter with Sandwich West (LaSalle) Fire Department for 10 years. Veteran's Memorial Service under the auspices of Windsor Veteran's Memorial Service Committee will be held Wednesday evening at 7:00pm. If you so desire, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or JDRF would be appreciated by the family.Visiting Wednesday 3-5&7-9pm. Funeral Service Thursday 10:00am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow.