Fred H. VanWert passed away on Saturday, November 17th, at his home, at the age of 62.
Fred was born in Summit. He spent most of his childhood in Chatham and graduated from New Providence High School, later settling in Bernardsville.
Fred was a carpenter and avid woodworker and spent his last years as a care taker for an estate in Bernardsville. He enjoyed wine making, fishing, classic cars, and spending time with his family. He will be remembered as a loving father and grandfather.
Fred is survived by his four children Matthew (Amanda), Daniel, Erin, and Ryan, sisters Shirley Wilson and Dorothy McGee, brother Charles, and grandchildren Jack and Charlotte.