He was born July 25, 1943 in Bellaire, a son of the late Cyril and Esther (Ringer) Ullom.
He was retired from the Bellaire Police Dept. with 25 years of service; also he was retired from the U.S. Army with 39 years, the last three as a recruiter. He was a former councilman for the City of Bellaire, a former employee of Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home Bellaire, and a former employee of WTRF Channel 7 Wheeling, a member of the American Legion Post 52 Bellaire, Fred drove ambulette for Neff's Fire Dept, and he was one of the original organizers of the Bellaire Children's Christmas Party, his favorite place to go was Myrtle Beach, SC.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Lorinda Johnson Bauer, in 2004 and brothers, Bill and Jim Ullom.
Fred is survived by his loving wife, Linda L. (Frye) Johnson-Ullom, children, Carl Bauer of Bradley, IL, Christina (Bruce) Yates of Bridgeport, Chad Ullom of Wheeling, Bill (Lisa) Johnson, and Tim (Stacey) Johnson, both of Shadyside, and Suzanne Porter of Columbus, a brother, Bob (Beverly) Ullom of Shadyside, and a sister, Peg (Gene) Mattern of Bridge port, 20 grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren, also several nieces and nephews.
Friends are invited to a celebration of Fred's life on Friday, October 5, 2012 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home, 920 National Road Brookside. Services will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. with Rev. Randy Weaver officiating. Interment at the convenience of the family. Full Military services will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday at 10:45 a.m. with the Belmont County Council of the American Legion. Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
To leave a condolence and view Fred's memorial video please visit www.wilsonfuneralhomes.com.