Fred S. Sommer
February 9, 1955 - July 4, 2013
On July 4, 2013, Fred S. Sommer, of Olney, MD, beloved husband to Nancy and father to Rick and Jessica, passed away after a courageous 3½ year battle with brain cancer. He was the son of the late Charles and Sally Sommer and is survived by his brother, Robert; as well as his brothers- and sisters-in law, niece, nephews, countless family members, friends and colleagues who loved and admired his strength, integrity, and wit in the face of adversity. Funeral Services will be held at Danzansky-Goldberg Memorial Chapels, 1170 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD on Sunday, July 7, 2013 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Garden of Remembrance Memorial Gardens in Clarksburg, MD. In lieu of flowers we ask that donations in Fred's memory be made to NYU Langone Medical Center/Dr. Howard Fine's brain tumor research, NYULMC Development Office, One Park Avenue, 17th floor, New York, NY 10016 or The Children's Inn - National Institutes of Health.