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Fredendall Funeral Home
Saturday March 13th, 2021
11:00am - 1:00pm

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Frederick S. Hout

Frederick S. Hout, age 73 of Altamont, passed away March 9, 2021 after a long illness. Born in Albany, NY to Frederick and Margaret Hout. Fred was a graduate of Albany High School and went on to serve in the Army Corp of Engineers from 1966-68. Fred spent his career as a boilermaker and retired from the University at Albany after 27 years as a general mechanic. Fred’s true passion in life was his Hot Rods and traveling with his fellow street rodders to car shows nationwide. Fred could often be found in the garage working on his 1939 Ford Coupe or his 1940 Packard Hearse. Fred was an avid fan of the local band “Badge” where he made lasting friendships and met his future wife. He enjoyed vacations each year to York Beach, Maine with his family and friends making some of his favorite memories.  Fred will be missed by his lifelong friends for his spirited personality and witty comebacks. Fred is survived by his wife of 40 years, Rebecca M. Hout and his children Abigail Mason (Nathaniel) of Altamont and Stephen Hout of Guilderland. He relished his role as Papa to his cherished grandson, Noah Mason of Altamont. Fred is also survived by his sister Evelyn Estes (James) of Mountain View, Ca and Anthony Hout (Lori) of Albany. NY as well as several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents. Calling hours will be held at Fredendall Funeral Home in Altamont on Saturday March 13, 2021 from 11 am – 1pm. Followed by a private family service at 1pm. The service will be streamed via Zoom with the link available on the Fredendall website. In leu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to The Barton Center for Diabetes Education c/o The Campership Fund P.O. Box 356 North Oxford MA 01537.

Funeral Service via ZOOM Saturday, March 13, 2021

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Becky, Abby, Steve and family, We were deeply saddened to learn of Freds passing. I have fond memories of riding to Lake George with him on our motorcycles and cruising around in his Lincoln Town Car. Fred was such a great guy to hang out with. Our sincere condolences for your loss. May he Rest In Peace. Bruce and Noreen Carman Jon and Koy Carman

Bruce Carman Mar 15 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Frederick Hout

Bruce Carman Mar 15 2021 12:00 AM

Rebecca and family. I am sorry to hear about Fred. I know that this is a very hard time for all of you. He will always be in your hearts wherever you go. Peg Wagner

Peg Wagner Mar 13 2021 12:00 AM

Becky and family, I'm very sorry to hear of Fred's passing. Mark Pitsas

Mark Pitsas Mar 13 2021 12:00 AM

Rebecca I am so sorry to hear of your loss! Although I didn't know your husband personally, I sort of felt like I did because of my conversations with you when you SO KINDLY helped me with my legal matters. I will keep you in my prayers! Pat Gage

Pat Gage Mar 12 2021 12:00 AM

Today I smiled when I thought about Fred, he always made me smile..I will always remember the day that he handed me the antique stool and said "Here, Its yours".. I see it every day...my heart is sad that he is gone...my thoughts are with all of you... Love

Ruth Mar 11 2021 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathy to the family....The Cummings family

Jeff Cummings Mar 11 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Frederick Hout

Jeff Cummings Mar 11 2021 12:00 AM

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