Fredrick "Fred" L. Reno, 71, died September 13, 2012, at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center, Hutchinson.

He was born July 9, 1941, in Kankakee, Ill., the son of Irvin and Marian Bittle Reno. A resident of Larned since 2005, formerly of Kingman, he was a retired computer programmer. Fred was a United States Air Force veteran. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and always had plans for tomorrow.

He was of the Christian faith.

On March 14, 1964, he married Mary Charlene Johnston at Derby. She survives.

Other survivors include three daughters, Nita Lenz and husband Rudi, Boonton Twp., N.J., Kathy Henderson and husband Lee, Great Bend and Stacy Hamrick and husband Travis, Larned; one cousin, Valerie White, Cabery, Ill.; eight grandchildren, Oliver and Dominic Lenz, John and Kristina Whyatt, Michael and Megan Scrivner, Mark and Madeline Hamrick.

He was preceded in death by his parents and step-father, Irving Bentley.

Memorial graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Kingman, with Pastor Dan Lundgren presiding. Friends may sign a registrar book from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday and from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. Tuesday at Morell Funeral Home.

Memorials are suggested to American Cancer Society in care of Morell Funeral Home, P.O. Box 124, Larned, Kansas, 67550-0124.

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