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Rosewood Funeral Chapel

3304 Mockingbird Ln, Victoria, TX

OBITUARY

Shirley Lee Frederick

July 23, 1938September 9, 2019

Shirley L. Frederick, 81 of Victoria passed away on Monday September 9, 2019. She was born on July 23, 1938 in East Peoria, IL to the late Grant L. and Mabel Patton Burroughs.

Shirley was not a lady to sit still, she led a very busy life and after raising their four kids, she started her “outside the house” career of working for the Dewitt Veterinary Clinic, Wal-Mart in Victoria and Cuero, and was a manager of Dollar General. In her spare time, along with her husband, Toby of sixty years they enjoyed traveling, spoiling the grandchildren and visiting the casinos occasionally. In the last few years, she enjoyed collecting and polishing rocks.

She is survived by her husband, Toby Frederick, Sr.; daughter, Debbie (Mike) Gras of Victoria; sons, Randy Frederick of Victoria, Larry (Yvonne) Frederick of Victoria, Toby (Betsy) Frederick, Jr of Cuero; sister, Joan Allison of East Peoria, IL; brother, Gerry (Vicki) Burroughs of Pekin, IL; six grandchildren, Corey (Jessica) Gras, Travis Frederick, Layne (Leslie) Frederick, Layton Frederick, Landry Frederick, Alyssa (Latrael) Cooper and eleven great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Shirley was preceded in death by her beloved grandson, Justin Gras. Visitation will be 10- 11 AM on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Rosewood Funeral Chapels with a memorial service to begin at 11 AM.

Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital or charity of one’s choice.

Words of condolences may be shared at www.rosewoodfuneralchapel.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Toby Frederick Sr., Husband of 60 years
  • Debbie and Mike Gras, Daughter and spouse
  • Randy Frederick, Son
  • Larry and Yvonne Frederick, Son and spouse
  • Toby and Betsy Frederick Jr., Son and spouse
  • Cory and Jessica Gras, Grandchild
  • Layne and Leslie Grederick, Grandchild
  • Layton Frederick, Grandchild
  • Landry Frederick, Grandchild
  • Travis Frederick, Grandchild
  • Alyssa and Latrael Cooper, Grandchild
  • Justin Gras, Grandchild (deceased)
  • Joan Allison, Sister
  • Gerry and Vicki Burroughs, Brother
  • Grant L. Burroughs, Father (deceased)
  • Mabel Patton Burroughs, Mother (deceased)
  • Shirley is loved and cherished by eleven great grandchildren.
  • DONATIONS

  • St. Jude Children's Hospital

Services

21 September

Visitation

10:00 am

Rosewood Funeral Chapels

3304 Mockingbird Lane
Victoria, TX

21 September

Memorial Service

11:00 am

Rosewood Funeral Chapels

3304 Mockingbird Lane
Victoria, TX

Memories

Shirley Lee Frederick

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Brenda Smith

September 15, 2019

My condolences to Shirley's family. Shirley was one of the sweetest ladies I have ever known. We shared many good times during our time at Wal Mart and beyond. Over the years we lost touch but she was in my thoughts often. She and Toby were such an inspiration to me. I love you Shirley. Thank you for the memories ,sweet lady. You will be missed. Love and prayers for Toby and all the family.

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The Toby Frederick, Sr. Clan

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60th Wedding Anniversary

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The Toby Frederick, Sr. Clan

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Toby and Shirley with their children,
Randy, Debbie, Larry and Toby, Jr.

Biography

Shirley L. Frederick, 81 of Victoria passed away on Monday September 9, 2019. She was born on July 23, 1938 in East Peoria, IL to the late Grant L. and Mabel Patton Burroughs.

Shirley was not a lady to sit still, she led a very busy life and after raising their four kids, she started her “outside the house” career of working for the Dewitt Veterinary Clinic, Wal-Mart in Victoria and Cuero, and was a manager of Dollar General. In her spare time, along with her husband, Toby of sixty years they enjoyed traveling, spoiling the grandchildren and visiting the casinos occasionally. In the last few years, she enjoyed collecting and polishing rocks.

She is survived by her husband, Toby Frederick, Sr.; daughter, Debbie (Mike) Gras of Victoria; sons,
Randy Frederick of Victoria, Larry (Yvonne) Frederick of Victoria, Toby (Betsy) Frederick, Jr of Cuero; sister, Joan Allison of East Peoria, IL; brother, Gerry (Vicki) Burroughs of Pekin, IL; six grandchildren, Corey (Jessica) Gras, Travis Frederick, Layne (Leslie) Frederick, Layton Frederick, Landry Frederick, Alyssa (Latrael) Cooper and eleven great-grandchildren.


In addition to her parents, Shirley was preceded in death by her beloved grandson, Justin Gras.
Visitation will be 10- 11 AM on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Rosewood Funeral Chapels with a memorial service to begin at 11 AM.

Memorials may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital or charity of one’s choice.

Words of condolences may be shared at www.rosewoodfuneralchapel.com.