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“I just heard of Dr. Lederer's passing. He was such a wonderful, compassionate man and because of his dedication, I have two beautiful seven year...Read More »
1 of 100+ | Posted by: Sue Zuckert - Orland Park, IL

“Dr Lederer worked with us in 2002 and never allowed us to doubt that we would conceive. Our twins will be 10 this summer and we are forever...Read More »
2 of 100+ | Posted by: Denise Dalton - lockport, IL

“I was deeply saddened to hear of Dr. Lederer's passing. I was a patient of his for about 6 months, some 14 years ago, but I still remember him like...Read More »
3 of 100+ | Posted by: Jane - Patient

“So sad to just hear the news of Dr. Lederer passing. He was a very compassionate and caring man. Which is rare in his profession. He will be missed. ”
4 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Dr. Lederer. He was a wonderful and caring doctor. We are thankful for him everyday for giving us the...Read More »
5 of 100+ | Posted by: Kim P - Orland Park, IL

“Thank you to a wonderful man who gave me the greatest gift in the world - my son. There are no words to express my fondness for Dr. Lederer. Our...Read More »
6 of 100+ | Posted by: Angela Shumpert - Matteson, IL

“I just found out about Dr. Lederer's passing. I am shocked and sad! He was so compassionate! He gave me a gift with my daughter who was born in...Read More »
7 of 100+ | Posted by: Holly - Homer Glen, IL

“Dr. Lederer is the reason I have my beautiful baby girl Maeson. He was a good man and I will forever be grateful for him. ”
8 of 100+ | Posted by: Sarah Przybylo - Hoffman estates, IL

“I am so sorry to hear about the loss of Dr Lederer. He help so many couples fulfill their dream of having a child. My husband and I will be forever...Read More »
9 of 100+ | Posted by: Miasha Ores - Joliet, IL

“I am very sorry to hear of Dr. Lederer's passing. He helped us have our dear daughter, who is now six months old. He was very kind and encouraging....Read More »
10 of 100+ | Posted by: Christine McNulty - Oak Lawn, IL

“cannot believe your gone, thank you for making my dreams come true,,you were a fantastic stand up guy, who i will never forget..my condolences go out...Read More »
11 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“I just found out about Dr. Lederer's passing. A wonderful human being has left us. He was such a wonderful, compassionate person. Before the birth of...Read More »
12 of 100+ | Posted by: Lupe Thomas - Orland park, IL

“Dear family and friends of Dr. Lederer,I received a letter from FCI yesterday and was shocked and saddened to read the news of Dr. Lederer's death. I...Read More »
13 of 100+ | Posted by: Kathy Benson - Chicago, IL

“My husband and I had only recently started working with Dr. Lederer. I felt immediately at ease the first time I met him, and I could tell that he...Read More »
14 of 100+ | Posted by: Kris - New lenox, IL - Patient

“When my husband opened the mail tonight he clearly repeated three times "oh my God!" I was then told about the great loss of our wonderful Doctor...Read More »
15 of 100+ | Posted by: Stacy and Rob Wasik - Tinley Park, IL

“our family is in shock & our hearts are terribly broken. we would like to thank YOU the family for dr. Lederer being in our lives. because without...Read More »
16 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“Dr. Lederer is the kindest Dr. I have ever come across. He worked with us back in 2006 and with his guiding support and encouragement was able to...Read More »
17 of 100+ | Posted by: Tracy - IL

“I am sooo sorry for your loss. There are no words that can ease your pain but please remember what a wonderful Dr. he was. Dr. Lederer was truly an...Read More »
18 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“I am saddened to learn of Dr. Lederer's passing. I was a patient of his and will pray for his family's strength. ”
19 of 100+ | Posted by: Josette Fletcher - IL

“Dr. Lederer is a very nice IVF physician. With his compassionate help for 2 years, I had my Aiden born last August. I didn't get time to send him a...Read More »
20 of 100+ | Posted by: Ping G. Wu - Chicago, IL

“Kevin was an outstanding physician and even better human being. He gave his most at all times and was great to be around with his contagious laughter...Read More »
21 of 100+ | Posted by: Paul Tortoriello MD - dyer, IN

“Dr lederer was a really nice man. He did my embryo transfer via surrogacy, my intended parents are proud parents of a 5 month old i gave birth to for...Read More »
22 of 100+ | Posted by: tiffany - appleton, WI

“Dr lederer was a really nice man. He did my embryo transfer via surrogacy. He did great work and will always be remembered for his great work for...Read More »
23 of 100+ | Posted by: tiffany - appleton, WI

“My husband & I were so saddened to learn of the passing of Dr Lederer. I have been a patient of his since 2004. His great works, commitment and...Read More »
24 of 100+ | Posted by: Michelle Pigatto - Orland Park, IL


25 of 100+ | Posted by: joe/mary donegan - alpine, NJ

“I was very saddened to hear today of Dr. Lederer's passing. He blessed us with a beautiful little boy, and we will be forever grateful for that gift. ”
26 of 100+ | Posted by: Karen Gavrilovic - Skokie, IL

“Today I was told that Dr. Leder had passed! Dr. Lederer was my physician assisting with my fertility. As a result of his amazing work I have a...Read More »
27 of 100+ | Posted by: The Kenna Family - Chicago, IL

“To Dr. Lederer's family - my heart is broken for you. Without dr Lederer we would not have our two beautiful children. Not only was he a wonderful dr...Read More »
28 of 100+ | Posted by: Maureen - Alsip, IL

“Dr. Lederer was the kindest doctor I have ever met. His great big smile, welcoming handshake and parting hug are things I will always remember about...Read More »
29 of 100+ | Posted by: Julie & Dennis Smith - Beecher, IL

“Dr. Lederer was one of the nicest men I have ever met. He always greeted my husband and I with a sincere smile and a hug. We are deeply saddened by...Read More »
30 of 100+ | Posted by: Karen and Tom - IL

“Words can not express how sorry I am to hear of your loss. Dr. Lederer was overwhelmingly kind, caring, and compassionate. He gave us two wonderful...Read More »
31 of 100+ | Posted by: Amanda Popow - Manteno, IL

“So sad at Kevin's untimely passing. Please accept our deepest condolences. Our prayers are with the Roberts family. ”
32 of 100+ | Posted by: John and Carol Keane - Apex, NC

“So saddened at the loss of Kevin. Such a sweet caring man. I had the honor of working with him for the past few years. We would talk about his...Read More »
33 of 100+ | Posted by: Barbara WEiner - Highland Park

“Please know that my heart and prayers are with you. I love Dr. Lederer. More than a doctor that I worked with he was part of my family. My heart is...Read More »
34 of 100+ | Posted by: Elizabeth Delgado - Chicago, IL

“Words could not describe how great this man was, he help us create our family. God Bless him on his journey to heaven. ”
35 of 100+ | Posted by: Juan Elvira - Montgomery, IL

“What an amazing man! Dr. Lederer was an angel in disguise and blessed so many with Gods work through his hands. Thank you and God Bless! ”
36 of 100+ | Posted by: Debbie & Brian Conry - Crestwood, IL

“My husband and I were patients of Dr Lederer for the past 2 years. Dr Lederer was such a positive light in what was otherwise a very difficult...Read More »
37 of 100+ | Posted by: Tina and Markus - chicago, IL

“Deepest heartfelt symathy to the Lederer family...prayers to you for strength and understanding. He will be missed by all. Warm regards, Judi...Read More »
38 of 100+ | Posted by: Judi Carpenter

“My wife and I had the pleasure of working with Dr. Lederer for nearly 2+ years. Although the numerous procedures he coached us through were...Read More »
39 of 100+ | Posted by: Kevin and Sherry Mraz - New Lenox, IL

“I am so sad to hear of Dr. Lederer's passing and his family and colleagues are in my thoughts and prayers. There are no words to express the...Read More »
40 of 100+ | Posted by: Susie Albrecht - Lemont, IL

“I am so utterly sad at Dr. Lederer's passing. He always greeted me with a smile and a hug! He was so supportive during my whole process. He would...Read More »
41 of 100+ | Posted by: Irene - Frsnkfort

“May you find peace at this most difficult time; Dr. Lederer changed my family's life by helping to create 2 miracle children for my daughter and son...Read More »
42 of 100+ | Posted by: Terri Foelsch - Beecher, IL

“I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Dr. Lederer. He was so kind and compassionate. He always made me feel at ease and had a great sense of humor....Read More »
43 of 100+ | Posted by: Jennifer - Chicago, IL - Patient

“Kevin has given many things to many people and because of that he will live in their hearts forever. However, I will be forever grateful for what he...Read More »
44 of 100+ | Posted by: Pamela Juliano-Marek - Frankfort, IL

“My deepest sympathies to the Lederer family. Kevin was my Dr. many years ago and made such a difficult time so much more bearable. He was so...Read More »
45 of 100+ | Posted by: Sherry McGrath - Mokena

“I am in such shock at Dr. Lederer's passing! He was such a great man and always greeted me with a hug! He spoke so fondly of his children and their...Read More »
46 of 100+ | Posted by: Irene Swigon - Frankfort, IL

“Kevin Lederer will always be remembered by family and friends. Kevin possessed the following attributes: KIND to all, ENTHUSIASTIC about his labors,...Read More »
47 of 100+ | Posted by: Joe Miller - Guttenberg, NJ

“Dr. Lederer was very passionate about his work. He was a very kind and compassionate person. Thanks to him we have our 6yr old son. Dr Lederer...Read More »
48 of 100+ | Posted by: Angie Diaz - Tinley Park, IL

“I wouldn't have my three beautiful children if it weren't for Dr. Lederer. I'm so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers go out to your family. ”
49 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Lederer family. Dr Lederer was a truly amazing doctor. He always made the time to listen to each and every...Read More »
50 of 100+ | Posted by: Jenny Keeley - Tinley Park, IL

“Our sincere condolences to Frances, Kevin Jr., Stephen and Eric. We are so sorry for your loss. Kevin will be missed by everyone who had the...Read More »
51 of 100+ | Posted by: Bill & Kathy Dyer - Frankfort, IL

“I knew Dr Lederer from his days at Ingalls Hospital; a fine doc and caring person. He always put patients first and found the time to send a personal...Read More »
52 of 100+ | Posted by: Mary Frances Vanko MD - Munster, IN

“I'm so saddened by the news of Dr. Lederer's passing. My husband and I had the privilege of meeting with him late last summer to figure out a plan...Read More »
53 of 100+ | Posted by: Anna & Ryan Townsend - Chicago, IL

“Dr. Lederer was a very supportive, sensitive and compassionate doctor to his patients. He listened to our hopes and dreams of having a family and...Read More »
54 of 100+ | Posted by: Joanna - Tinley Park, IL

“Dr. Lederer was a great doctor. I had been to other fertility doctors but none had the compassion like Dr. Lederer. He truly cared about his patients...Read More »
55 of 100+ | Posted by: Latacha Mathews - Chicago, IL

“Dr. Lederer was the kindest, most compassionate doctor I have ever met. After 22 years of a childless marriage, he encouraged me to try fertility...Read More »
56 of 100+ | Posted by: Emilie Hinton - IL

“I was so very saddened to hear of the loss of Dr. Lederer. My husband and I will forever be grateful to him for helping us to bring our wonderful...Read More »
57 of 100+ | Posted by: Tara Kotheimer

“Dr. Lederer lived his life helping God create life for others to experience the ultimate gift of loveand for that, we are so grateful for the...Read More »
58 of 100+ | Posted by: Celia David - Tinley Park, IL

“Dr Lederer you will be missed more than you know. I have been honored to work with you for 12 years..You will always be in my heart..You made Orland...Read More »
59 of 100+ | Posted by: Tina Scott - Tinley Park, IL

“FCI will never be the same without Dr. Lederer's laugh and kind words. He is, and will always be, missed. My sincere condolences go out to his...Read More »
60 of 100+ | Posted by: Alison Almgren - Buffalo Grove, IL

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Dr. Lederer. He was such a kind man and wonderful doctor. He will forever be in our hearts as he...Read More »
61 of 100+ | Posted by: Samantha Murdock - Justice, IL

“Dr. Lederer was my fertility doctor and he changed my life. I can never put into words how grateful I am to him for giving me my daughter. He was a...Read More »
62 of 100+ | Posted by: Michelle - IL

“To Dr. Lederer's family, friends and those who worked with him, we are so very sorry for your loss. Always kind with a smile on his face. Our best,...Read More »
63 of 100+ | Posted by: Nancy Block - Northbrook, IL

“May God grant Dr. Lederer Eternal Rest. I didn't know him,but,spoke on the phone with Dr.Lederer several times. He always had such a pleasant...Read More »
64 of 100+ | Posted by: Michaline Largen, R.N.Glenwood Medical Associates - IL

“Cary Delgado,fertility centers of illinois employee at the new patient call center-My thoughts and prayer go out to the Lederer family, he is and was...Read More »
65 of 100+ | Posted by: Cary Delgado - Pingree Grove, IL

“I am so sad that this world has lost such a wonderful human being, may you rest in peace Dr. Lederer, you will be greatly missed... ”
66 of 100+ | Posted by: Tracy Alfano - Tinley Park, IL

“Words cannot convey how much Dr. Lederer will be greatly missed. ”
67 of 100+ | Posted by: Ruth Conwell - Flossmoor, IL

“FCI's Gentle Giant with a boisterous laugh.Dr. Lederer may you rest in peace. I will miss you. ”
68 of 100+ | Posted by: Diana Velasquez-Herrera - Chicago, IL

“Truly saddened to hear of the loss of such a innovative and compassionate physician. Dr. Lederer made so many wonderful people parents and added...Read More »
69 of 100+ | Posted by: Colleen Cardinal - Oak Forest, IL

“I am shocked and saddened by the loss of such a kind and compassionate man, this world has lost not only a great Doctor but an incrediably wonderful...Read More »
70 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“Dr. Lederer was one of the most compassionate doctors I have met. He gave me hope and courage to go on. I am forever grateful to him for my...Read More »
71 of 100+ | Posted by: Jolanta - Chicago, IL - Patient

“Our family is so sorry for your loss of a wonderful man. Dr. Lederer will always be in our hearts. He brought so much joy into our lives and gave...Read More »
72 of 100+ | Posted by: Beth Hermanson - New Lenox, IL

“Dr. Lederer literally worked miracles for so many families, mine included. His inspiring work and compassionate care will live on in all the heart...Read More »
73 of 100+ | Posted by: Amy Venable - frankfort, IL

“The Fertility World lost an awesome Doctor this week. Dr. Lederer You will be greatly missed and We (the Malak's) appreciate all that you did for us...Read More »
74 of 100+ | Posted by: Sandy Skorup Malak - Lockport, IL

“Dr. Lederer was a caring, patient and compassionate man. He is the reason my family has two beautiful children. I think about his kindness and...Read More »
75 of 100+ | Posted by: Lisa Helle - Bartlett, IL

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Lederer family during this sad time. Dr Lederer was a wonderful physician. He helped me through one of the...Read More »
76 of 100+ | Posted by: Sarah - Aurora, IL - patient

“My sincere condolences to Dr Lederer's family at this sad time. I also want to say "thank you" for sharing him with so many patients. There many ...Read More »
77 of 100+ | Posted by: Mary Jones - IL

“My heart goes out to the Lederer family. My husband and I will be forever thankful to Dr. Lederer for bringing our miracle to us. May he rest in...Read More »
78 of 100+ | Posted by: Stephanie Klotz - Tinley Park, IL

“We are truly saddened to hear of this loss. Dr. Lederer was such a positive light throughout our fertility journey. We will forever be thankful for...Read More »
79 of 100+ | Posted by: Jana and Scott Spencer - IL

“Dr. Lederer was the most caring physician I have come across concerning my condition. You will be truly missed. ”
80 of 100+ | Posted by: Teresa Bates - Dolton, IL

“Our deepest sympathy to the Lederer family. He will be in our hearts forever for helping us complete our family. He was a wonderful and kind man who...Read More »
81 of 100+ | Posted by: Michelle Miller - Park Forest, IL

“Our deepest sympathies to the Lederer family, we are so sorry. I had the privledge to be a success story patient as many others. I believe God used...Read More »
82 of 100+ | Posted by: Karen Gossage - Crete, IL

“Thank you Dr. Lederer for being such a kind and most compassionate man I have ever met. You gave one of the greatest gifts in life, my son. May you...Read More »
83 of 100+ | Posted by: Jackie Bruno - Chicago, IL

“Our deepest sympathies to the Lederer family. Dr. Lederer means so much to our family, he gave us our miracle baby born in November. He was a...Read More »
84 of 100+ | Posted by: Mary Dwyer - Mokena, IL

“Without the knowledge and help from Dr. Lederer the Lord would have never blessed up with our beautiful twin boys, Vincenzo Christian and Gino...Read More »
85 of 100+ | Posted by: James and Nicole Lale - IL

“Dr. Lederer was an amazing man. He gave us hope and stayed by our sides for 2+ years while we struggled to have a baby. After many tears, and hard...Read More »
86 of 100+ | Posted by: Dave & Jamie

“I was very saddened to hear the news. I will be forever grateful to Dr. Lederer for his compassion and support. He himself was a true miracle...Read More »
87 of 100+ | Posted by: John Tieri - IL

“Our deepest sympathy to the Lederer family.May God bless you and the family at this time of sorrow.He will be greatly missed by ”
88 of 100+ | Posted by: Sandi King - Lake Forest, IL

“I am very saddened to hear of Dr. Lederer's passing and we send our deepest condolences to his family. He will always hold a special place in my...Read More »
89 of 100+ | Posted by: Sarah Okeefe - IL

“My condolences to Dr. Lederer's family. We met him 14 1/2 years ago and he was the kindest and most compassionate doctor. Because of him, we have...Read More »
90 of 100+ | Posted by: Roxanne VanderVelde - New Lenox, IL

“Our deepest sympathy to the Lederer family. Dr. Lederer is a wonderful man and gave us the greatest gift in the world our son Ryan. ”
91 of 100+ | Posted by: Becky O'Keefe - Chicago, IL

“Always with kindness, and with genuine care, Dr. Lederer was my biggest supporter. Always approaching tough situations by leading with his heart, it...Read More »
92 of 100+ | Posted by: Penny - St. Charles, IL - Friend

“may god bless his soul for he was a great man,and if not for him and the grace of allah almighty my wife and i would not have our 2 little miracles,...Read More »
93 of 100+ | Posted by: A friend

“I am so saddened to hear this news. Dr. Lederer was the most compassionate Dr. I have truly ever met. The first time I had a meeting with him, I...Read More »
94 of 100+ | Posted by: Nicole Keough - palos heights, IL

“My deepest sympathies to the Lederer family, he was a wonderful physician and kind human being. ”
95 of 100+ | Posted by: Lisa Landvogt - Homewood, IL

“Dr. Lederer was more than just our doctor. He gave us hope. He helped us when we had no one else. He is the reason for my two beautiful miracles...Read More »
96 of 100+ | Posted by: Jennifer Lindgren - Homer Glen, IL

“My deepest condolences. He was a great man and a miracle worker in my eyes. It is because of him I have my beautiful daughter and I am forever...Read More »
97 of 100+ | Posted by: amanda bettio - palos heights, IL

“My heart felt condolences to the family of Dr. lederer. He was by far the most amazing doctor and person. His compassion for each and every one of...Read More »
98 of 100+ | Posted by: Jillian - Cedar lake, IN

“Our deepest sympathy to the Lederer Family. ”
99 of 100+ | Posted by: Vernita Walton - Chicago, IL

“Mourning the loss of one of my biggest supporters, a true miracle worker, Dr. Kevin Lederer of FCI. You gave me hope when I had none, the courage to...Read More »
100 of 100+ | Posted by: Sarah - New lenox, IL - Patient


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Kevin J. Lederer MD.

Age 55, of Frankfort, formerly of Cliffside Park New Jersey passed away on Tuesday, January 8, 2013. Beloved husband of Frances (nee Ash) Lederer; loving father of Kevin Jr., Stephen and Eric Lederer; cherished brother of Matthew (Ana) Lederer and Jonathan (Angelique) Lederer; dear son in law of Beulah Ash; fond brother in law of David (Saundra) Ash and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents John and Patricia (nee Roberts) Lederer. He was President and managing partner for Fertility Centers of Illinois. Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423, on Friday, January 11, 2013 from 3 until 8pm. Funeral Mass at St. Anthony Church, Frankfort on Saturday January 12, 2013 at 11:30am. Interment Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Frankfort. In lieu of flowers, donations to Ingalls Hospice would be appreciated.

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