Fredrick Austin Fado-Rollins

December 27, 1995 - August 15, 2022
Fredrick Austin Fado-Rollins

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Fredrick Austin Fado-Rollins of Wilmington, NC was born in Newton, N.J on December 27th, 1995, and passed away on August 15, 2022, completing his life’s journey of 26 years.

He was the first child to Diana Audrey Rollins and Frederick Michael Fado.

Fred played little league baseball(8yrs), enjoying each position but particularly pitcher. With the suggestion of his aunts, Fred joined junior bowling league where excelled in the sport, participating in competitions and was even 11th out of hundreds of kids in the NC Pepsi regionals. Fred enjoyed computers. He loved to talk about technology and advancements that he read about. He was an avid gamer and had an enjoyment for sports cars as well as Mau Tai and running. Fred attended St. Fortunata and St. Rita Catholic schools in Brooklyn before moving to Wilmington where he attended E.A Laney H.S. After graduating, Fred went on to attend Cape Fear Community college, majoring in Computer and internet security. Freddy was adventurous… traveling on a spontaneous solo trip to Argentina, to enjoy the foods and customs. In 2017, Fred enlisted in the army in hopes of beginning a military career, but this was cut short for medical reasons. At the time of his death Fredrick was Employed with the Hotel Ballast in downtown Wilmington.

Fred leaves behind his mother Diana and younger brother John of Wilmington, Aunt Cassandra Johnson (Terrence) of Wilmington, Uncle Michael Rollins of NY, Uncle John Fado of Pa, Grandparents John and Gale Fado of N.J, Grandmother, Etheldier ’Beryl’ Rollins of Bklyn, Cousin Kenya Fitzgerald (Hunter), Cousins Titana and Christian, as well as a long list of cousins, friends and family members. Fred is preceded in death by his father Fred Fado (2017), Grandfather Edward Rollins (2008) and Grandmother Francious Dubois Fado (1999)

A time of visitation will be held on Thursday, September 1, 2022 from 5:00PM till 7:00PM, at the Wilmington Funeral Chapel.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, September 2, 2022 at 4:00PM at the Wilmington Funeral Chapel.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington NC 28403 910.791.9099.


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