WAPAKONETA — Lahoma “Oakie” Frederick is celebrating her 90th birthday with a celebration with family and friends.
She as born Sept. 6, 1926, in St. Marys, to Russell and Mabel Young. In 1942, she married August “Buck” Frederick, who died in 1993.
She has a child, Lahoma (Johnny) Brasfield, of Eastover, South Carolina. Three children are deceased: Richard Frederick, Dean Frederick and Karen. She has eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
She retired from Huffy Corp.