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Obituary for Fredrick E. "Fred" Michaud

Iron Mountain- Fredrick E. Michaud, age 75, of Spread Eagle, Wis., passed away Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at his home.

He was born March 7, 1944, in Iron Mountain, Mich., son of the late Edward and Elizabeth (Smithson) Michaud. Fred grew up in Iron Mountain and was a graduate of Iron Mountain High School, class of 1962. Following graduation, he proudly served in the United States Army until his honorable discharge in 1966. Fred was united in marriage to Mary Jakups on March 22, 2002 in Iron Mountain. He worked as a construction operator for Union 324 for 27 years.

Fred enjoyed hunting, fishing, feeding the animals, and especially the time spent with his family and grandchildren.

Survivors include his loving wife of 17 years, Mary Michaud; one son, Gordon (Lisa) Michaud, Madisonville, Tenn.; four daughters, Elizabeth (Terry) Luecht, Shawano, Wis., Erin (Tony) Robbinson, Niagara, Wis., Rebecca Vento, Vulcan, Mich., and Lynda Michaud; two sisters, Joanne (Dick) DeVore, Green Bay, Wis., and Jeanette Sheldon, Felch, Mich.; four grandchildren, Alyssa, Violet, Erik and AJ; and by one great-grandson, Allen.

In addition to his parents, Fred was preceded in death by one brother, Gerald Michaud; and one grandson, Devin Michaud.

In accordance with Fred’s wishes, private family graveside services at Pembine Cemetery will take place in the spring.

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The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Iron Mountain, Mich., to honor Fred’s legacy of life.