Frederick Joseph Block III

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Marina,

I am sorry for your lost. I would of been at the service, however mom passed on 06/10/2017 and her service was on 06/16/2017. They are saying hello in heaven.

Wendy Fennell and brothers


Posted by: A friend   Jun 19, 2017

At SPAWAR I knew Fred and respected him both professionally and personally. Fred was a very dedicated engineer. I am sorry I didn't know him better.


Posted by: Jerry Koenig - Charleston, SC - Coworker   Jun 19, 2017

My condolences to the Block family. I didn't know Mr. Block as long as others as I came to NISE East in 1994. Fred, as a Department Head, was instrumental in guiding this newby in the real world of the standup of a new command. The trio of Fred, Giles and Gus offered the wisdom of their years of experience tinged with a sense of humor that is a rare gift in a military/civilian workplace.

In the Navy tradition, fair winds and following seas, Mr. Block!


Posted by: Sam Bradford - Charleston, NC   Jun 17, 2017

My dear Marina
I was so sorry to hear of Fred's passing. I never had an opportunity to meet him but I understand that he was a very special person. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. May he rest in peace.


Posted by: Fredelle Moyer Ben-Avi - Mevasseret Zion (Jerusalem)   Jun 17, 2017

We just found of Fred"s passing and he leaves a void in this world. He was always considerate and thoughtful of all those he knew and beyond.


Posted by: James & Claudette LINDER - Hanahan, SC - Family Friend   Jun 17, 2017

Marina: I was so sorry to read about Fred's death. My prayers and thoughts are with your family.
Charlie Williams


Posted by: charles wlliams - mount pleasant, SC - Family Friend   Jun 17, 2017

Fred was a true gentleman and a pleasure to work with at SPAWAR. I admired his integrity and sense of fairness. May God bless Fred's family during this time of grief and be strengthened with lasting memories of this great man.


Posted by: Jim Hodges - Edenton, NC   Jun 17, 2017

As the Director of Community Engagement for Charleston Animal Society I speak on behalf of the staff and animals in our care. We are eternally grateful for your choice to honor Frederick with donations in his name to our shelter! It brought a smile to my face when I read about his hands full of ham! Please know that your generous thoughtful gift will leave a legacy of hope for animals in our community! We are so sorry for your

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Posted by: Kay Hyman - North Charleston, SC   Jun 16, 2017

Fred was a smart and personable individual, and it was a great pleasure to have him as a friend. I am deeply saddened to learn of his passing, and I send my sincere condolences to his family.


Posted by: Bob Kappler - Summerville, SC   Jun 16, 2017

It never ceases to amaze me just how lucky I was to have been hired by Fred Block. I had no reason to expect such a painstaking mentor, even less so true a friend. I will miss him greatly. It was a privilege to have known him.

My condolences to the family.


Posted by: A friend   Jun 16, 2017