Jack L. Frydendall, 78, died Monday, May 23, 2022 at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City.
He was born Feb. 15, 1944 to Clair Russell and Flona Mabel (Heaton) Frydendall.
He married Randea Kah Leslie May 2, 1963. She preceded him in death.
While living in Scott City, he worked hard to support his family of seven as a milkman, shoe cobbler, bartender at the VFW, the Dart-In, and Campbell’s dry cleaning. He later bought the dry cleaning service and operated it for several years. In 1972, the couple moved to Meade where he began working for Rainbo Bread as a deliveryman until his retirement in 2006.
After his retirement in 2006, he worked at the Liberal Good Samaritan Center as maintenance and a van driver.
He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church.
He enjoyed fixing up his home, making chicken and noodles, baking, carpentry, yard work, feeding the birds and squirrels, his Chihuahua Maggie, going to thrift stores, collecting clocks, and visiting the mountains of Colorado.
Survivors include his children: Tab and wife, DeeAnn Frydendall, Forgan, Okla., Staci and husband, Greg Venegas, Greeley, Colo., Chanelle Frydendall, Liberal, Katrina and husband, Rob Lauppe, Meade, Darby and wife, Sandy Frydendall, Meade, Makinna and husband, Wedo Trujillo, Greeley, Colo.; faithful canine companion, Maggie Sue; brothers, Timmy Joe and wife, Joan Frydendall, and Tommy Gene and wife, Nikki Frydendall; nine grandchildren: Trista and husband, Jared Ells, Trevin Marrs, Brandon Frydendall, Josh Frydendall, Erica and husband, DJ Threatt, Trevor Frydendall, Becca and husband, Brian Shade, Alexa Lauppe, and Blake Frydendall; 17 great-grandchildren: Kyson, Kash, and Karter Ells, Kwenton Frydendall, Zane and Jara Frydendall, Matilda Frydendall, Cameron and Camden Marrs, Aaliyah, Lundyn, and baby boy Threatt, Ryder Pfanenstiel, Madeline Shade, Clara, Emery, and Avery Trujillo.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Terry and Bob Frydendall; sister-in-law, Donna Frydendall; daughter-in-law, Kelly Lake; and granddaughter-in-law, Stephanie Marrs.
• Celebration of Life services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 4, 2022 at the Emmanuel Mennonite Church in Meade.
There will be no public viewing, as cremation has taken place.
Private family burial will take place the Graceland Cemetery in Meade at a later date.
Memorials are suggested to the Emmanuel Mennonite Church or the Liberal Humane Society in care of Fidler-Orme-Bachman Mortuary in Meade.
Condolences may be left at fidlerormebachmanmortuary.com.