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“Steve was a great friend and is missed. He was just getting to a stage in life where we were planning to get together more often, like the old days....Read More »
1 of 25 | Posted by: James Stankevich - Hiawassee, GA

“Miss you brother, hope you're having a great time in heaven! ”
2 of 25 | Posted by: Jim Stankevich - Hiawassee, GA

“Dear Ellie, Sharon, Heather, Christy and family: My sympathies go out to you all. Steve was a wonderful man. God has gained an awesome guardian angel...Read More »
3 of 25 | Posted by: Laura Winzler Aldrich - Ellington, CT

“Heather & Family, sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. Cherish the warmth of the good times. May he rest peacefully. ”
4 of 25 | Posted by: Ouellette Family - South Windsor, CT

“Our sincerest condolences to Sharon, Heather and Christy and the Freddo's - Ellie, Tom and Jan, we are so sorry for your loss. Steve had a huge...Read More »
5 of 25 | Posted by: Connie and Steve Grant - GILFORD, NH

“I first met Steve in the early 90's when he was hired to work on the newly formed Fugitive Squad. He enjoyed many successes while on the team, and...Read More »
6 of 25 | Posted by: Greg Dillon

“So sorry for your loss Sharon and family. ”
7 of 25 | Posted by: Renee Saunders - Broad Brook, CT

“My sincere condolences to the Freddo family during this time of sorrow. May our Heavenly Father strengthen you and really help you through this...Read More »
8 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“I am still in shock to know Steve has passed. As a former colleague and as a retired inspector, I feel blessed to have known Steve and to have many...Read More »
9 of 25 | Posted by: Ann Tucker Velazco

“So sorry for your loss Steve was a wonderful man and will greatly be missed. Prayers to for your family. ”
10 of 25 | Posted by: Alan Dunnack - Andover, CT

“My family and I were saddened to hear of the passing of my beloved cousin Steve. I have such fond memories from childhood of the two of us together...Read More »
11 of 25 | Posted by: Jack Hull

“My deepest sympathy to the entire family. Steve was a special person. ”
12 of 25 | Posted by: Jane Aarnio - Uncasville, CT

“Sharon, Heather and Christy, we are very sorry for your loss. We have thought about you so many times and have such fond memories of our times at...Read More »
13 of 25 | Posted by: Joel and Susan Budd - Enfield, CT

“We are very sorry for your loss. My children and Kevin will always remember those fishing adventures they had with Steve. I will never forget those...Read More »
14 of 25 | Posted by: kevin roy family - hebron, CT

“Goodbye my friend. I shall miss you. Gone too soon. My condolences to the family.. ”
15 of 25 | Posted by: Kim Leventhal - Bolton, CT

“Steve and I have been friends since we were 14 years old. I'm sad. I wish his family the very best wishes. I mourn with you! ”
16 of 25 | Posted by: Beau Thurnauer

“So sorry for your loss Steve was a great man prayers go out yo the family ”
17 of 25 | Posted by: Donna Griffin - Vernon, CT

“I have known Steve since I began with the Chief State's Attorney's Office in 1994, also as an inspector. I retired in 2007, have stayed in touch...Read More »
18 of 25 | Posted by: James Jabbour

“Rest in peace Steve ”
19 of 25 | Posted by: Ray Derench - West Hartford, CT

“My condolences to Steve's family. We were courthouse friends for many years. I am very sad to hear of his passing. Rest peacefully my friend. Mike...Read More »
20 of 25 | Posted by: Mike Georgetti - Hartford, CT

“Prayers and thoughts are with all of you during this very difficult time..Very sorry for your loss..May God continue to give you strength to keep...Read More »
21 of 25 | Posted by: Rita M Bader - Ellington, CT

“My deepest sympathy to the Freddo family. Steven was well loved here at Ga14. You will always be in my thoughts Steven.Dara Wells ”
22 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Sharon, Heather, Christy & FamilyMoving out of CT in 89 made getting together difficult but I always considered Steve one of my best friends and...Read More »
23 of 25 | Posted by: Jim Stankevich - Hiawassee, GA

“Our sincere sympathies for your loss. ”
24 of 25 | Posted by: Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home - CT

“RIP Brother... ”
25 of 25 | Posted by: Bob Highter - Bolton, CT

Steven C. Freddo, 64, of Andover, beloved husband of Sharon Freddo, died peacefully on Friday, September 23, 2016 at St. Francis Hospital, surrounded by his family. Steve was born on September 13, 1952 in Manchester, CT, the son of Eleanor (Morrison) Freddo and the late Joseph A. Freddo. He was a graduate of Bolton High School in 1970 and went on to graduate from Middlesex Community College. Steve worked as an EMT for Manchester Ambulance which sparked a career in emergency services. Steve went on to work as a constable with the CT State Police, Troop K in Colchester and later served as a police officer in East Windsor and South Windsor. As an officer in South Windsor, Steve was the first coordinator of the Field Training Officer Program. He worked as an officer for several years before being promoted to Agent and assigned to the Investigations Unit with the South Windsor Police Department. Steve went on to work as an Inspector at the Hartford Chief States Attorney Office. He was awarded with the Hartford Police Department Unit Citation, as a result of initiating the "Shooting Team" to combat violent crimes in Hartford. He ultimately retired in December of 2014. He was also a part of the CT Fugitive Task Force, he taught the hunters safety course, and was a CT State Police Firearms Instructor. Steve enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, boating, and fishing with friends and family. He was a member of the Colchester Fish & Game Club, a member of the Hartford Elks Lodge B.P.O.E. #19, and the Port Charlotte Moose Lodge 2121. He also enjoyed music; playing the drums throughout his life. In the past, he found great enjoyment playing with the CT State Police Pipes and Drums Band. Steve was a loyal and proud family man who enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren. He was a second father to many. His legacy will live on as his family continues to keep up the tradition of family and food. In his retirement, he found solace in his Florida home; boating, fishing, and relaxing by the pool. A kind, caring, loving and devoted husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend he will be greatly missed. His family wishes to thank the nurses and staff at St. Francis Hospital for their kind and compassionate care, especially Jamie and Morgan. Along with his wife Sharon of 43 years, and his mother Eleanor Freddo of Bolton, he leaves his daughters, Heather Modzelewski and her husband Thomas of Somers and SGT Christy Martinez and her husband SFC Ricky Martinez of Ft. Bragg, NC; his brother, Thomas Freddo and his wife Janice of Westport, MA; his beloved grandchildren whom he adored, Keegan, Izabella and Peyten; his sister-in-law, Linda Lagace and her husband Philip of Concord, MA; nieces and nephews, Catherine Freddo and her fiancé Joseph Skowronek of Baltimore, MD, Courtney Lagace of New York, NY and Adam Lagace of South Hadley, MA and his close friend, Howard Slater and his companion Mary Lou "Doc" Kenyon of South Windsor. Along with his father, Joseph Freddo he was also predeceased by his nephew, Matthew Freddo. His family will receive friends on Friday, September 30, 2016 from 3 to 7 p.m., at the Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home, 419 Buckland Rd., South Windsor. A Celebration of Life Service will follow on Friday at 7 pm at the funeral home. A picnic to commemorate Steve's life will take place on Sunday October 2, 2016 at the Colchester Fish and Game Club, 16 Old Town Rd., Colchester at twelve o'clock. The family asks for all to come so we can share the memories we all built with Steve. Burial will be private at the request of his family. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, 901 E Street, NW, Suite 100, Washington, DC 20004-2025 and / or Green Beret Foundation, 14402 Blanco Road, Suite 101, San Antonio, TX 78216. Please visit us at for online condolences and guest book.