We regret to announce the passing of Lyn E. Fredericks, Jr., affectionately known to all as “Sam”. He was a beloved son, father, brother, uncle and friend. He died on December 13, 2020, in Los Angeles, California. The first viewing will be held on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Turnbull’s Funeral Home and Crematory Services. The second viewing will be held on Saturday, January 2, 2021, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 am, with a service to follow at The New Herrnhut Moravian Church. Interment is at Brookman Cemetery.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Leonard “Nardo” Trotman, Ida Chinnery Fredericks, and Captain Urman Fredericks. He is survived by his parents, Laura Trotman and Lyn Fredericks, Sr.; grandmother, Gloria Swan Trotman; children, LynNia Fredericks, Tamajae Fredericks, Javonni Fredericks, and L’Shuan Fredericks; sisters, Lynisha Fredericks-Meyers, Lyña Fredericks, Mitchea Smalls, Lynae Fredericks, and Milcia Peguero; brother-in-law, John Meyers, Jr.; nieces, Lyn’Naejah Payne, I’Kymaya Blackett, JáDoir Meyers; nephews, JaeLyn Willock and John Meyers, III; aunts, Lana Trotman-Ritter, Jenevieve, Julie, Jennifer, Jewel Fredericks, and Marva Fredericks-Emanuel; uncles, Paul Trotman, Captain Hubert, Wilbert, Lindy, David, Arnold and Kelvin Fredericks.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, facial coverings must be worn at all gatherings and social distancing guidelines must be followed. Attendees are also asked to wear shades of blue.