Frederick R. Stinnard

Frederick Robert Stinnard, 19, of Carbondale, PA, died on December 24, 2018.

Born February 10, 1999 in Scranton, PA, he was the son of Amanda Evans Merrigan and husband, Carl of Carbondale, PA, and Eric Stinnard and wife, Robin of Vandling, PA.

Freddy was a 2017 graduate of Carbondale Area High School and had been a proud member of the varsity football team. He was currently employed at his family's business, Dante's Deli in Childs, PA. Freddy will be fondly remembered as for his big heart, his kind and gentle spirit and his ability of finding ways to making people happy.

Freddy loved animals, especially his dog, Jethro. He was very close to his nephew, Joseph, who called him Uncle Bubsy.

He is also survived by one sister: Aniesa Stinnard; one brother: Mathew Stinnard; two step brothers: Justin Merrigan and Russell Mang; five step sisters: Caitlin and Brittney Merrigan, Brittany, McKenzie and Madison Mang; grandparents: Robert and Josephine Evans, Fred and Wanda Fairburn; a great grandmother: Hazel Olver; two uncles: Robert Evans, Jr. and Jeff Stinnard; an aunt: Veronica Evans.

He was also preceded in death by an aunt: Catherine Fairburn.

Freddy's family would like to thank all of their family and friends and the entire Carbondale community for their love, support and concern during this very difficult time.

The funeral was held Saturday, December 29, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. from the Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 89 Farview Street, Carbondale, PA, officiated by Pastor Terry Drost. Interment, Our Mother of Sorrows Cemetery, Greenfield Township, PA.

Pallbearers: Mathew Stinnard, Jeff Stinnard, Robert Evans, Jr., Justin Merrigan, Russell Mang and Timothy Mantis. 

Friends called Friday, December 28, 2018 from 4-7 p.m.