Date of BirthDecember 14, 1924

Frederick Walter Dippold Obituary

Date of BirthDecember 14, 1924

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Date of PassingOctober 30, 2025

Frederick Walter Dippold Obituary

from Des moines, Iowa, United States

Date of BirthDecember 14, 1924

Frederick Walter Dippold Obituary

Date of BirthDecember 14, 1924

97 Views

Date of PassingOctober 30, 2025

Frederick Walter Dippold Obituary

from Des moines, Iowa, United States


Frederick Walter DippoldPleasant Hill, IowaOn October 28, 2016, the gates of Heaven opened wide to receive the soul of Frederick Walter Dippold. Fred was born on December 13, 1924 to Frederick Dippold Jr., and Harriett Dippold-Robinson. In 1945, Fred married a red-haired spitfire named Leota Viola Thomas. Leota longed for children of her own. Her wish was granted in April 1948 with the birth of a daughter, Linda Maureen Dippold. Steven Frederick Dippold followed in 1961 and Glen Roy Dippold in 1962. Fred and Leota were further blessed with four grandchildren and one great-grandson.Fred was known by many from his business, Fred's TV Sales and Service, which he owned and operated from the early 1950's until 1989. He continued with his Nutone business until 2002.Fred lost his precious Leota to Alzheimer's in 2003. His mother died in 1933 when Fred was only nine years old; his father passed in 1968. His brother, Homer, and his sister, Dorothy, also preceded him in death. The family will greet friends from 5 to 8 p.m., Monday, October 31, 2016 at Hamilton's Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street, Des Moines. Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, November 1st, also at the funeral home followed by burial at Oakwood Cemetery, Pleasant Hill. Condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.