John F. Fiedler
June 26, 1957 - January 28, 2021
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John F. Fiedler, 63, husband of Anne Fiedler, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, January 28, 2021. Born in Little Silver, NJ, he was the son of the late Robert and Florence W. Fiedler. John retired from Belk after 34 years of faithful service. He was then blessed to work for…

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Lynne and Charles Wallace left a message on February 26, 2021:
Ann.   Chick emailed to let us know about your loss.   We have fond memories of those days 'way back' when we knew John at Clemson.  Back then, he was a solid, Godly and very smart guy.   We suspect that all just improved with the passage of time.    What an assurance to know he is now with our Lord Jesus.   May His presence and peace reside with you each day.
Michael Chalmers left a message on February 7, 2021:
Anne & Family. I knew John from my years working at the Belk main office in Charlotte. I had many opportunities to work with him, often via phone calls throughout the 90's and early 2000's. In an often intense environment, he always seemed incredibly grounded. I moved to Greenville just over a decade ago and ran into John once at Miracle Hill.  It was so nice to see him again and take several minutes to catch up. I'm just truly saddened that he is gone, but grateful to know he is with our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. It's just a miracle that I had a stack of newspapers that a neighbor passed on to me and I saw his obituary.  You all will be in my prayers.  Michael Chalmers
Todd W Trousdell left a message on February 4, 2021:
To Ann and their family, I want to extend my deepest sympathy in the loss of John.  John and Ann were part of some very happy memories of my days at Clemson and I still treasure those moments.  Even then John was a very level-headed young man who was a joy to be around and a man of strong faith. My prayers are with you and one can take comfort that he is home and the suffering has ended.  
Steve Seman left a message on February 3, 2021:
I was so sorry to hear about the loss of John.  When I moved to the upstate to work for Belk in 1998, John was one of the first people I met at work.  He was always very kind, supportive and also great at his job.  He helped me make the transition to a new city and a new workplace much smoother and I will never forget that.  Although I have not seen John in many years, I have fond memories of our time at work together.  I am thinking about your family and keeping you in my prayers.
Linda Zwern left a message on February 1, 2021:
As VIce President and Regional  Store Manager at Belk, John always stood out for his calm, principled approach to business and strong leadership abilities. We were so fortunate to have him on our team. He will be missed by all. So sorry for your loss. 

Linda Zwern-Shultz, (ret.) Belk Wester Division Chairman.
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Nancy (and Charlie) Blakely left a message on February 1, 2021:
We extend our sympathies and prayers to the family.  We met John through his brother Bob and wife Dusty, friends from seminary.  Nancy and Charlie.
Patty Donaldson Riordan left a message on January 31, 2021:
I was a classmate of John's in grammar and high school in Little Silver, and have fond memories of him.  He was a good person, and a good man. I am so very sorry for your loss, and will keep your family in my prayers.
Patty Donaldson Riordan
Linda Mangum left a message on January 31, 2021:
We are extending our sympathy to you and the family on the loss of John and praying that your faith will 
give you strength in this said time.I worked with John at Mcalister Square it was my pleasure to be a part of his life always smiling.When we lose someone we love we must learn not to live without them but to live with the love they left behind.With caring thoughts.Bob and Linda Mangum
Julie Bostick left a message on January 31, 2021:
My prayers are with your family during this difficult time of loss and grief.  May God's peace be with you.  Juiie Bostick
Donna Stone left a message on January 31, 2021:
What an amazing man. So many times he helped me and Anne with our scout troop and their outings and was always so patient. I would see him in Belks and we would talk about the Friday night football game! Anne, you and John raised two wonderful sons I know you will miss him so much. We are praying for you and your family. Let us know how we can help. We love ya’ll. ️️
Charlie Bishop left a message on January 30, 2021:
I worked with John many years at Belk.   I remember him as such a kind an generous Godly man.   My deepest sympathy to his family.   Warm thoughts and blessings to you all, Charlie Bishop
Chris Stone left a message on January 30, 2021:
Many great childhood memories involve your family and Mr. Fiedler. As an extremely rambunctious kid, I remember him as a very patient man.  I'm praying for yall and know that the Stones are thinking about you all.
Susan Harmon left a message on January 30, 2021:
Ann, Gaines & Jordan,
Prayers are with you as you grieve the passing of your husband & Dad. I was so saddened to see this. I remember our Eastside days & what a blessing all of your family was to me. God bless you all. Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints. Psalm 116:15
Susan Harmon
The Nagy family left a message on January 30, 2021:
Dear Fiedler family,
I worked with your dad at Belk.
We are praying for family in this time of loss.
If I talked with your dad 1000 times he always said something about his family.
A smile for miles and a warm warm handshake.
Heaven certainly has gained an amazing person.
God bless you all.

The Nagy Family
Karen Waters left a message on January 29, 2021:
Ann and family. I am so sorry for your loss. John was a great husband, father and grandfather and I know he will be surely missed.  He fought a good fight  and is now walking with the Lord.  Love you all, Karen waters
Pam Nalley left a message on January 29, 2021:
We are so saddened by the loss. We are praying for you all. John was an inspiration to so many people! We have great memories of working together at Belk. John’s calm & patient manner gained him respect throughout the organization. No doubt this carried out through his ALS. He was always honest & gave over 100% in everything he did. John always stood up for what he believed in. We all admired him. I will forever have John in my heart & will think on all the wonderful times at Belk during our careers. God Bless you all. Love & prayers. Sharing some pictures from John’s retirement ALS walk.
Sharon & Jean Frazier left a message on January 29, 2021:
Many years ago when I was in undergrad school, my Mother worked part time in the evenings and weekends at Belk to help me obtain my education.  Mr. Fiedler was just starting out in his career and my Mother always said that he was he nicest and kindest young man.  My Mother always remembered his kindness through the years. It is with great sadness that we have learned about your loved one's passing. It is true that kindness is remembered a lifetime and that is how we will always remember John Fiedler. May he rest in eternal peace and may the light and goodness of God shine upon each and everyone of you now and in the days ahead.      1 John 3:18 My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and truth. RIP.
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