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Brother Frederic Altenburg, RIP


Brother Frederic Altenburg, FSC, of the District of Eastern North America, died June 2, 2010 at De La Salle Hall in Lincroft, NJ.

Friday, June 4, 2010

De La Salle Hall
810 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ 07738-1608
Viewing from 2:00 – 4:00 pm and 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Saturday, June 5, 2010
De La Salle Hall
Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am
Burial at St. Gabriel’s Cemetery, Marlboro, NJ

Born Frederic Joseph Altenburg in Buffalo, NY on April 24, 1930
Entered the Barrytown Juniorate on August 29, 1947
Entered Novitiate on June 29, 1948
Received the Religious Habit and Name, Brother Cassian Frederic on September 7, 1948
Pronounced Perpetual Vows in Hillside, Troy, in 1955

1952-1955 Troy, NY La Salle Institute: teacher
1955-1957 Brooklyn, NY Bishop Loughlin Memorial HS: teacher
1957-1960 Troy, NY De La Salle Institute: teacher
1960-1963 West New York, NJ St. Joseph HS: teacher
1963-1966 Bronx, NY Cardinal Spellman HS: teacher
1966-1967 Bronx, NY Manhattan College: study
1967-1969 Buffalo, NY St. Joseph Collegiate Institute: teacher
1969-1969 Washington, D.C. De La Salle College: teacher (spring semester)
1969-1976 Buffalo, NY St. Joseph Collegiate Institute: teacher
1976-1978 Paramus, NJ Paramus Catholic HS: teacher
1978-2006 Bronx, NY Manhattan College: archivist
2006-2010 Lincroft, NJ De La Salle Hall: retired

Brother Frederic passed away quietly and peacefully in his room at De La Salle Hall after several months in hospice care. The District will say 50 Masses. De La Salle Hall community will say 30 Masses. Each community in the District will say one Mass. May he rest in peace.