Wanda Frederick, age 90, of Cedar Knolls, NJ, went home to be with the Lord on January 5, 2022. She was born in Harrison, NJ, a daughter of the late Frank and Sophie Gonsowski. Wanda was an amazing homemaker, in addition to working at Hamilton Beach and RCA in prior years. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, music, going to the shore in North Carolina, and exercising with her friends at the Cedar Knolls YMCA. While Wanda resided in North Carolina, she was active in the Warsaw United Methodist Church. She adored cats and dogs, and they loved her as well. Wanda was preceded in death by her dear husband, Gradie Frederick, Jr., in 2007.
Wanda is survived by her beloved son, Gradie Frederick III, and his wife, Renee, of North Plainfield, NJ; daughter, Alice Ouellette, and her husband, G. William, of Washington, NJ; daughter, Rebecca Frederick Oberuc, and her husband, Richard, of Randolph, NJ; daughter, Nancy Frederick, of Morris Plains, NJ; five grandchildren (Grady, John, Andrew, Alexander, and Benjamin); and many nieces and nephews. Her beloved sisters (Irene Geraldine, Bertha, Sophie, Marion, and Regina) and brothers (Felix and Frank) preceded her in death.