Brockport: Passed away at the age of 80 after a long illness. Fred was predeceased by his son Eric Charles Gaines, his parents Irving F. Gaines, and Annabele (Johnson) Gaines of Clarendon, sister Marcia (Howard) Palmer of Barre, his nephews Dennis, Greg, and Jeff Kingdollar of Florida, Phillip Palmer and Kevin Palmer of Barre, and his grandparents, Charles and Hilda (Green) Gaines of Clarendon.
Fred is survived by his wife of 60 years, Judie (Keable) Gaines, sons Michael (Tracey) Gaines, David (Kim Eden) Gaines, grandchildren Christopher Gaines, Rachael (Cody) Rosmond of South Carolina, Justin Gaines of Holley, great-grandchildren Logan, Phillip, and William Rosemond of South Carolina, his twin sister Judy (Larry – dec.) Sweet of Florida, brother Richard (Jody) Gaines of Albion, brothers-in-law Howard Palmer of Barre, Jack Keable, and many nieces and nephews.
There will be no prior calling hours, he will be cremated and buried at Mt. Olivet Cemetery at the convenience of his family.
Donations can be made to the Veterans Club in Brockport or the American Cancer Society.
Fred was a Life Member of the Brockport Elks, B.P.O.E. #2110, retired from Eastman Kodak Co. and a Military Veteran of the US Army.