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West Orange Times & Observer Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 2 years ago

Obituary: Fredrick Regis Depre

Mr. Depre,77, died Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017.
by: Amy Quesinberry Community Editor

Fredrick Regis Dupré, 77, of Winter Garden died Jan. 4. He was born in New Hampshire, the only child of George and Evelyn Dupré. He grew up in southern Maine.

He received his bachelor's degree from Nasson College. He taught school before attending Moody Bible Institute in Chicago. Fred loved theology and music, especially classical music, but hymns were his favorite.

Fred worked at Eliada Children's Home in Asheville, where he met and married Margaret Howard Dupré. They moved to Florida in 1976, where he worked for Calvary School teaching math. He also taught at Orangewood School and spent 20 years in the corporate library at Disney.

Fred served as an elder and deacon and was currently a member of Ascension. In addition to his many labors, Fred loved his pets very much, especially their dogs, Von Lieban, Goldie and Blackie and his cats, Pumpkin and Whitefoot. He is survived by his wife, Margaret; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Fred's memory to Ascension Presbyterian Church, care of Christopher Brenyo, 5559 Brookline Drive Orlando, FL 32819; or Ligonier Ministries, P.O. Box 863595, Orlando, FL 32886.

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