SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

November 22, 2013

Frederick Kelleher, Jr., 75


Glendale, AZ — Frederick "Fred" J. Kelleher Jr., June 19, 1938 - November 4, 2013. Beloved husband, father and grandfather. Fred was born and raised in Salem, MA and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He spent 38 years working for Trans World Airlines, retiring in 2000. He was an avid fan of horse racing and a devoted fan of all the Boston sports teams. He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Estelle Kelleher and sister, Rosalie "Rody" Davis of Salem, MA. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Jane Kelleher; his daughters, Cheryl Lange and Kelly Banta; son-in-law, Richard Banta; 4 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Fred is also survived by an aunt, nephews and cousins. Services were held in Peoria, Arizona with burial at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona in Phoenix.