SHARON, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Frederick “Fred” Conti, 86, formerly of Sharon, Pennsylvania and Madisonville, Kentucky, passed away on Friday, August 19, 2022, in Arborwood Lodge, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin

Mr. Conti was born June 9, 1936, in Sharon, Pennsylvania, a son of the late Joseph L. and Clara (Rasielle) Conti.

Fred retired as vice president of sales at Landstar Ligon in Madisonville

Fred was a member of Immaculate Conception Church in Earlington, Kentucky.

He was a football coach for 20 years, coaching at Niles High School, Wichita State University, Colorado State University and Purdue University.

He loved traveling, especially in his motorhome, playing golf and attending sporting events.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, the former Rose Kapovich; his son, Joe Conti and his wife, Cheryl, of Wisconsin Rapids and his grandchildren, Kaitlin Conti Smith and her husband, Cody, of Denver, Colorado and Joseph L. Conti and his wife, Emma, of Danville, Indiana.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Mary Rose Conti.

Calling hour will be 10:00 – 11:00 a.m., until the time of the service, Wednesday, September 14, 2022 in St. Mary’s Cemetery Chapel, 2400 St. Mary’s Road, Hermitage. Prayers will be rendered by Rev. Thomas Whitman at 11:00 a.m. in the Cemetery Chapel.

Arrangements handed by J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

A television tribute will air Friday, September 9 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.