Fred "Neil" Katerle


April 29, 1934 ~ September 6, 2023

Born in: Rochester, NY
Resided in: Greece, NY

Fred “Neil” Katerle

Greece: September 6, 2023 at age 89. Neil is predeceased by his parents, Fred and Ada, wife Marjorie, brother Richard, son, Steven; Survived by his children, Scott, Sheri (Robert) Yahn, Sheila, Laurie, David, Eric; grandchildren, Sean (Christie) Katerle, Michael Katerle, Joe (Holly) Ryan, Dylan Katerle, Lydia Katerle; several great-grandchildren; nieces, Judi (Dan) Mangone, Doreen Sweeting; nephew, Alan (Mary) Aufderheide; sister, Bonnie Aufderheide; companion, Rose Pelano;

Neil was an Army Veteran of the Korean War. A special thanks to Chris Kelly, Al Fasy, Allison Johnson for their loving care they provided Dad at the end of his life. Neil’s visitation will be held Saturday, September 9, 2023 at Vay-Schleich &  Meeson Funeral Home from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. His Funeral service will be held on Sunday, September 10th at 10:00 AM in the Funeral Home Chapel, Interment to follow at Webster Rural Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Aurora House of Western Monroe County Hospice 2495 S. Union St., Spencerport, NY 14559 or Huntington’s Disease Society,


Visitation: September 9, 2023 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Vay-Schleich & Meeson - Greece Chapel
1075 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626

Service: September 10, 2023 10:00 am

Vay-Schleich & Meeson - Greece Chapel
1075 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626

Burial: September 10, 2023 12:00 pm

Webster Rural Cemetery
1087 Ridge Road
Webster, NY 14580

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Fred "Neil" Katerle 's name.

Aurora House

2495 S. Union Street Spencerport, NY 14559

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  1. To the entire Katerle family ~
    My deepest condolences. Mr. Katerle was such a pillar of strength and anchor for his entire family. He will be missed very much.
    I pray you will find comfort in all the memories you have. Much love to all of you ~ Karen

  2. Your dad was an incredible man and I know he will be terribly missed by you and all of your family. Please know that my thoughts are with you during this difficult time. Much love to the Katerle family.

  3. I will miss u Soo much
    U were really like my Dad I showed me a ray of sun shine everyday
    Love u always♥️♥️♥️

  4. My sincerest condolences to your entire family. I know he loved you all dearly. May you experience peace in your heart knowing that he is no longer suffering, but joins many who left this earth ahead of him. Sending lots of love.

  5. My prayers go out today to the entire Katerle family. Mr. Katerle was one of those great neighborhood dads growing up on Kislingbury St. He brought your kids up all great. He would be very proud
    rest in peace Mr. Katerle.

  6. Our prayers go out to his family to have strength and faith through this difficult time. Know that he is now with our Lord and with others who passed who loved him in life. God Bless.

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