Fred Arlyn Esslinger was born August 31, 1936 and passed away December 9, 2016. He was 80 years of age. Fred attended local schools and college graduating from the Psychiatric Technology course. As a young boy, Fred enjoyed being a member of the Boy Scouts of America and achieved the highest rank of Eagle Scout. He loved the outdoors and being in the mountains, camping, hunting and most of all fishing. He loved being an antique dealer which he began doing as a young man. He loved visiting with friends and spending time with his family especially grandsons Jason and his wife Dora and Brandon and wife Sandra Esslinger. Fred was preceded in death by his parents Russell and Dorothy and his brother Don Esslinger. Fred leaves behind his daughters Debbie and husband Dean Gray of Porterville, and Cindy Kelly of Dothan, Alabama. Son Len Esslinger of Mariposa. Grandchildren Jade and Chase Kelly, Kristopher Clark and Dawn Rico and many more grandchildren and great grandchildren.