Tragesser, Fredrick "Rick" James (Cleveland)

Saturday, May 26, 2018
Fredrick Tragesser
Fredrick Tragesser
Fredrick “Rick” James Tragesser, 47, of Cleveland passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018.

 Rick was born February 16, 1971 in San Bernardino, CA but moved to Cleveland at an early age.  He was a graduate of Bradley Central High School.

 Rick is survived by his mother, Brenda McDaniel Tragesser; son, Christopher Tragesser; brother, Wesley Tragesser; nephew, James Tragesser; and grandmother, Jean Davis.

 There will be a private family memorial at a later date.


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