Fred Wise, 1956-2017

BETHANY, MO: Fred Wise, 60, of Bethany, MO, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017 at an Albany, MO hospital.

He was born December 15, 1956 in Harrison County, MO the son of Ruford and Ruby (Hancock) Wise.

Fred was a metal fabricator for Charles Jennings’ Welding Shop.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Cecil Wise.

Survivors include his 3 sons, Daniel (Megan) Wise, Bethany, MO, Jo (Nicole) Wise, Bethany, MO, Cecil (Heather) Wise, Independence, MO; grandchildren, Dayten, Kuper, Elektra, Cecil, and Waylon Wise; 5 sisters, Doris, Barb, Rosetta, Goldie, and Jane; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 24 at Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany, MO. Burial will follow in Ridgeway Cemetery, Ridgeway, MO. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Fred Wise Memorial Fund for his Grandchildren in care of Roberson Funeral Home, PO Box 46, Bethany, MO 64424. Online condolences may be left at