Frederick Kuhn, 71, formerly of Spring Valley

Frederick (Fred) M. Kuhn, 71, formerly of Spring Valley, died on Sunday, April 7, 2019, in a care center in Red Wing.

He was born on April 12, 1947, in St. Paul to Frances and Erma Kuhn.

He went to school in Spring Valley.

He then enlisted in the Navy.

After four years, he returned to Spring Valley to continue his employment at Matts Body Shop. He then worked for Good Year Tires in Rochester. He worked for many years selling cars for Kuehn Motors in Spring Valley and Rochester until he retired in 2011.

He is survived by one son, Richard (Chet) Kuhn; five sisters, Fran Krieger, Marilyn (Ron) Walterman, Barb (Bill) Fate, Debora (Jon) Spence and Gail (Ed) Hogan and one brother, Wayne Schirmer.

He is preceded in death by one sister, Amy Dawson.

Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 26, at the Veterans Cemetery in Preston. A celebration of life will be held at the Spring Valley VFW from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.