Fred B Schoonmaker

Fred B Schoonmaker (Freddy), 74, of Cairo, passed peacefully on July 19, 2020. He was born on December 22, 1945 to the late Pearl (Hallock) Christian and Frank Schoonmaker in Niskayuna, NY.

Fred is survived by his sons, Brian and Danny Schoonmaker of Catskill and Kevin Schoonmaker of Clifton Park. He is also survived by Jacquelyne, Christianna, Gabriella, and Jonathon Nemeth all of Cairo, in which he was a father figure to. Fred is survived by his sister Beverly Fletcher of Cobleskill. He was predeceased by his brother Robert Schoonmaker. Fred was a jack of all trades, but his most rewarding employment was the many years he was employed at Twin Counties Recovery. He was passionate about helping people in their journey of drug and alcohol recovery. He was so proud of his own sobriety of 16 years.

Visiting hours will be held Tuesday, July 28, 2020, from 3 to 6:30 pm at Traver & Mccurry Funeral Home, 234 Jefferson Heights, Catskill, N.Y. 12414. A brief service will take place immediately following visiting hours.

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