In Memory: Frederick Campbell

Former adjunct faculty member Frederick “Fred” Campbell, 88, died Dec. 27 following a long illness.  He taught history and political science courses at UCCS from 1986 to 1999.

Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Jan. 6 at Swan Law Funeral Home, 501 N. Cascade.

His obituary, as published by family members, follows

Frederick Hollister Campbell, known to friends as Fred and as Shred to young relatives who could not pronounce the “F” in his name, was born in Somerville, MA on Flag Day, June 14, 1923 and left this world for Heaven on December 27, 2011 at age 88 after a long illness. Throughout his three careers as a U.S. Marine Corps officer, a Colorado Springs attorney and adjunct professor of American history and pre-law at Colorado College and University of Colorado in Colorado Springs, Fred performed his duties and responsibilities with professionalism and kindness. He was a true gentleman.

The complete obituary is available at

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