A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, September 26 at 11:00 am at Maddox Funeral Home with Elder Gary Utz and the Rev. Chad Hrbek officiating. Interment will follow in Ivy Hill Cemetery in Upperville, Virginia.
Fred was born January 3, 1965 in Washington, D.C., son of the late Fred Carl Rettberg II and Lucille Virginia Leonard Rettberg Curl.
Fred graduated from Warren County High School, Class of 1983, and attended Radford University. He has owned and operated Curl Plastering for many years. Fred was known to all as a hardworking, honorable, and generous man who always put his family above all else. He was a loving husband, supportive father, and kind friend to all. He will be greatly missed by his loving family and numerous friends.
Surviving is his loving wife, Donna Atwood Rettberg, who has been with him for 43 years; his children, Rachel Rettberg Alban (Carlos) of Arlington, Ryan Kurtis Rettberg (Meredith) of Hanover, and Amanda Rettberg Lonergan (Jack) of Falls Church; two sisters, Susan Rettberg Bowman (Greg) of Sneads Ferry, North Carolina and Kay Rettberg Trent of Winchester; and one granddaughter, Madelyn Marie Alban.
He was preceded in death by his parents; stepfather, Edward (Bubby) Curl; and sister, Virginia Berthold.
Pallbearers will be Blaire Bowman, Tony Rettberg, Kirk Trent, Shawn Carrico, Art Saffelle, Tony Crim, David Downs, and Hugh Henry
Honorary Pallbearers will be Donald Atwood, Al Atwood, Eddie Morrison, Greg Bowman, Chad Wines, Chris Wines, and Chris Hendrix.
The family will receive friends on Monday, September 25 from 6-8pm at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Front Royal United Methodist Church or to Happy Creek Primitive Baptist Church.