BURDETTE, FREDRICK E. of Torrance , passed away on Friday, March 5, 2004. He was born April 8, 1927 in Michigan. Fredrick was a WW II U.S. Naval veteran and was in the aerospace industry for over 40 years, having worked as a mechanical engineer for Garrett Airesearch. Survivors include his devoted Wife, Joan Burdette, Daughter, Patricia Hoffman of Saratoga, CA, Daughter, Barbara Wainwright of Laguna Niguel, CA, Daughter, Pamela Anderson of Saugus, CA and Daughter, Bonnie Anderson of Redmond, WA. Also left to mourn his passing are his Sister, Betty Rector of Colorado, twelve grandchildren and one great grandchild. Visitation will be Monday, March 8, 2004 from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at WHITE & DAY COLONIAL MORTUARY, 901 W. Torrance Blvd., Redondo Beach, CA 90277. White & Day Mortuary will conduct the Service on Tuesday, March 9, 2004 at 11:00 A.M. at the Green Hills Memorial Park Chapel, 27501 S. Western Ave., Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275. Interment will follow in the cemetery there.

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  1. Barbi, As we share our condolances with you and your family, please know that we love you very much and you will always be in our hearts.

  2. Barb.. This is a Wonderful picture of your father. My presence is there with you, Thank you for sharing your time with us and our family when my mother passed away. All my Love Leticia, Jeff and Andrea

  3. I enjoyed every visit we ever had together. I will miss you, Fred. Your loving sister Betty

  4. I don\’t ever remember having a harsh word with you Fred. I enjoyed being with you. Ever since you were 17 and we took that memorable ride in an AT-6 during WWII. Rest in peace.

  5. I will always remember his beautiful smile! I know that I will see it again. Love and miss you, Your niece, Valerie

  6. i will miss your laugh. i was so thankful to have you here when my dad passed away. i know you\’re hanging out with your brother, fishing and laughing. i will see both of you again!!!!! love your niece, stefani

  7. Sorry for your loss it was a pleasure meeting Fred, we met at one of the family functions @ my brother Jims and Barbaras home where in fact you and also met. Fred was the most pleasant men I have met, he was so patient that day when he was trying to teach me to speak french. bon jur Alexis Martinez

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