In Memoriam

Frederick E. Freiheit III

April 12, 2018

Frederick E. Freiheit III, (BS MECH EGR ’52) East Lansing, died Jan. 4, 2018. He was 87.

He was born Dec. 29, 1930, and graduated from Potterville High School in 1947.

He attended Michigan State University, where he was a champion fencer. In 1952, he received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.

Freiheit served as MSU’s fencing coach from 1984 to 1997.

A memorial service remembering his life was held in Spring 2018.