- 10:00am - Saturday, November 14, 2015
- Glenwood Cemetery
- 2525 Washington Avenue (Map)
Houston, Texas 77007
- (713) 864-7886
Dear Jennifer - I plan to attend Frieda's burial on Saturday to remember all the Mendelsohns. We are thinking of you and all our childhood memories with all of them. Love, Mary Elizabeth Hindman
—Mary Elizabeth Hindman and Family, Houston, tx
Mendelsohn, Frieda McGrath, 94, of Scottsdale, Arizona and formerly of Houston, Texas, passed away peacefully on October 22, 2015.
Frieda was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. Her loving husband, Monroe, her children, Monroe Jr., Mac, and Timothy, and her sister Cecile Stewart, preceded her in death. She is survived by her grandchildren, Kyle and Claire Mendelsohn, her daughter-in-law, Jennifer Mendelsohn, and her niece and nephew, Londa Woods, (husband, Hank), and John Stewart.
Frieda loved to entertain and travel the world and generously shared that love with her friends and family. She will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by all who knew her.
Frieda was born in Amarillo, Texas, the daughter of Londa Sides and Frederick Charles McGrath. She grew up in Houston, and graduated from St. Agnes Academy. She was happily married to Monroe Mendelsohn for 33 years. They spent their married life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Scarsdale, New York, and Houston, Texas. She moved to Scottsdale in 1996 and has been a faithful member of St. Nicolas Anglican Church.
A service was held at Messinger Pinnacle Peak Mortuary on Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 2:30 p.m. Burial will be November 14, 2015 at Glenwood Cemetery in Houston, Texas.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Nicolas Anglican Church, 6789 E. Cactus Road, Scottsdale, Arizona 85254.