Fred served in World War II as a U.S. military policeman.
He met Margie Hazlett when they sat next to each other in algebra class while attending Marshall University in Huntington, W. Va.
The couple moved to Los Altos in 1959. Fred worked for Varian Associates as a design engineer, and Margie worked as an executive secretary for Barnes-Hind Pharmaceuticals.
The Baileys have two sons, Dexter and Jeff, and three grandchildren, Stephanie, Keith and Mariko.