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Fred W. McLafferty Obituary

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It is always difficult saying goodbye to someone we love and cherish. Family and friends must say goodbye to their beloved Fred W. McLafferty in Ithaca, New York, born in Evanston, Illinois, who passed away at the age of 98, on December 26, 2021. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family.

He was predeceased by : his son Samuel A. McLafferty; his parents, Joel E. McLafferty and Margaret Keifer McLafferty; and his siblings, Lucy and Charles.

He is survived by : his wife Elizabeth "Tibby" Curley; his children, Ann (Koko Diaz), Martha (Jonathan Skinner), Joel and Sara (Avijit Ghosh); and his daughter-in-law Vera. He is also survived by ten grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Fred McLafferty Fund in Chemistry and Chemical Biology (#0009443), Department of Chemistry, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14850.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Bangs Funeral Home Inc



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December 30, 2021

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