Frederick "Fred" Wachter, 16, of Wright, died Wed., Nov. 20, 2002 in an auto accident near Wright.
Services were held Nov. 23, at Bethany Lutheran Church in Cromwell, with Rev. Matt Saarem and Rev. Roy Vanderwert officiating. Organists were Kempi and Pauly Granholm. Brandon Jokimaki played guitar. Pallbearers were Brandon Jokimaki, Danny Smith, Taylor Bleamendahl, Danny De Master, Cody Scevezze and Talon Johnson.
He was born Aug. 25, 1986, in Shakopee, to Frederick and Cindy (Schweich) Wachter. He and his family moved to Wright three years ago. He was a tenth grader at Cromwell-Wright High School. He enjoyed being outdoors, hunting and farming.
He is survived by his mother, Cindy, Wright; father, Frederick Wachter, Apple Valley; sister, Nikki O'Conner, Lonsdale; brothers: Jed O'Conner, Lakeville; Andy Wachter, Apple Valley; grandparents, Frederick and Ruth Wachter, Apple Valley.
Arrangements were with the McGregor Funeral Home in McGregor.
Contributed by Karen Klennert Source: Aitkin Independent Age Newspaper