Alfred (Fred) J. Podsednik, 85, was born August 8, 1937 to Alfred W. and Francis A. (Rozkydel) Podsednik in Hoen, Texas and died January 9, 2023 in Olathe, KS, of cardiac arrest.
Fred served in the U.S. Marine Corp as a jet mechanic, with a tour of duty on the aircraft carrier USS Essex. He made his career as a machinist in the aerospace industry, retiring from Honeywell in 1998.
Fred married Joan Osterman, originally from Kilgore, NE, on January 8, 1972. They lived on an acreage outside Spring Hill, KS, for over 40 years before moving to Anthology Senior Living in Olathe. He loved gardening, grilling, spicy foods, beer, and his Chevy Camero.
Fred was preceded by his parents; sister, Kay; and daughter, Tonya. He is survived by his wife, Joan; a brother, John, of Campbell, Texas; and three children, Freddy, Evalyn (Dodie), and Danene.
Condolences can be sent to Anthology, 101 W. 151st St., Apt #110, Olathe, KS 66060. A graveside service will be held at a later date in Nebraska.