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Frederick W. Dressler- Our very best, to a good man. We will miss him.

1925 - 2014

Strong and Silent

Unspoken words, carried on the wind

Smell of the cattle drive and dust

Redman chew in an old pickup truck

Cowboy boots covered in;

Everything you needed to know;

About a man born and raised,

By the Nevada Desert.

Sagebrush and passion and understanding;

Standing taller than pinyon pines

Sturdy like the fences that kept in the livestock;

And fenced in his thoughts,

But you still knew, in the silence.

If you knew Frederick you knew...

Love could be silent and unassuming

Poem written by Frederick’s Granddaughter, Tess

Those wishing to make a memorial donation, in

Frederick Dressler’s memory please direct them to: Nevada Jr. Livestock Show Education Fund, P.O. Box 8026, Reno, NV. 89507.

Arrangements are in the trusted care of Autumn

Funerals & Cremations.



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