FRICKE, Jack Williams
84, passed away Friday, December 4, 2020, at Wooded Glen Nursing Home. Jack was born June 26, 1936, to John and
Mildred (Kleder) Fricke in Kokomo, Indiana, the oldest of 5 children. He graduated from Kokomo High School, University of Indiana, and The Ohio State University. In 1958 Jack married his beautiful bride, Margaret Ann Davisson. They would have been married for 62 years in December. Jack had a long career and retired as an educator in the Springfield, Ohio Public School System. Jack also worked at the Springfield Public Library for many years. Jack loved spending time with his family, volunteering at church and watching OSU football and IU basketball. He and his wife Margaret were long time devoted members of St. Bernard Catholic Church. Jack is survived by his wife, Margaret; daughter, Kathi (Tim) Jenson; son John (Jamie) Fricke; grandchildren, Terra (Ryan) Pugh, Laura Jenson, Renner Pellerin, Erica (C.J.) Paluf, and Megan Fricke; great-grandchildren, Mathew, Madyson, Renner Jr, Benjamin, and Henry; brother, Jim; and sister, Jo Ellen. Jack was preceded in death by his oldest son Steven L. Fricke. The family would like to invite everyone to Saint Bernard's Church on Saturday, January 16th, 2021, at 12 Noon for a celebration of Jack's life to be followed by a funeral mass at 1:00PM.
Arrangements are being handled by the JONES-KENNEY-ZECHMAN FUNERAL HOME. Condolences may be shared at