Frederick W. Spreen


Frederick W. Spreen, 79, of Pompton Lakes, passed away on May 12, 2022.

Fred retired as senior director of distribution from Nabisco in 1997 after 37 years. He loved golf, poker club and was an avid Jets and Mets fan but his greatest love was his family. He enjoyed family get-togethers and vacationing in OBX.

Fred is survived by his wife, Janet (nee Nyman); his children, Frederick W. Spreen, III (Caroll), Marianne Kaiser (Wayne), Robin Ann Hepp (Rich), Paul Spreen (Mindy) and Ryan Spreen (Jennifer); his brothers, John, Daniel and Joseph Spreen; his sister, Margaret Kruger; and his grandchildren, Conner, Kaeleigh and Kendall Spreen, Jessica, Rachel and Erica Kaiser, Rylie Hepp, Jack, Erin and Will Spreen, and Annie, Lucy and Leo Spreen. He was predeceased by his brothers, William, Charles, Walter, Robert and Richard; and his sisters, Claire Scott and Ann Wood.

Visitation will be held from 3 to 6 pm on Sunday, May 15 at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains.  In lieu of flowers, donations in Fred's memory can be made to the American Diabetes Association .