US Air Force

Frederick J. Arden

April 24, 1940 ~ April 1, 2022 (age 81)


Age 81, of Castle Shannon, after a courageous battle with cancer, on Friday, April 1, 2022. Beloved husband for almost 22 years of Mary Semian Arden; devoted stepfather of Melissa Kulasa, Richard and Judith Semian; loving step-grandfather of Brooke, Katie, Shawn, Bryce and Tyler Kulasa; Dillion and Andrew Semian; Courtney Sell and Justin Price; great-step grandfather of Isabella, Zachary, Ava and Ella; also survived by his best friend, Finney. Fred’s life began humbly at the Holy Family Institute where he met Mary years ago. He was a proud Air Force Veteran and after his discharge went to work for the FAA as an Air Traffic Controller. Friends will be welcomed at Laughlin Cremation & Funeral Tributes, 1008 Castle Shannon Boulevard, Castle Shannon on Monday from 4:00 until 7:00pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Saint Anne Church (St. Paul of the Cross Parish) on Tuesday at 12 noon. Interment in St. Anne Cemetery. If desired, memorials may be made to Holy Family Institute, 8235 Ohio River Boulevard, Pittsburgh, PA 15202.

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April 4, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Laughlin Cremation & Funeral Tributes Castle Shannon
1008 Castle Shannon Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15234

Mass of Christian Burial
April 5, 2022

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Saint Anne Church
400 Hoodridge Drive
Castle Shannon, PA 15234


Holy Family Institute
8235 Ohio River Boulevard, Pittsburgh PA 15202

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