|Birth: ||Sep. 26, 1916|
|Death: ||Jun. 5, 2007|
Sept. 26, 1916 – June 5, 2007
GREENTOWN — Marguerite Freeman, 90, Greentown, went to her eternal home June 5, 2007, at Century Villa Healthcare, Greentown.
She was born Sept. 26, 1916, in Howard County, the daughter of Simpson Lawrence and Nettie (Hamblen) Heck. She married Von Freeman on Dec. 21, 1935, in Amboy, Ind. He passed on April 22, 2002.
She was a 1935 graduate of Jackson Township High School. Marguerite was a 60-year resident of Greentown. She was a homemaker and wonderful mother. She was a member of Sycamore Friends Church. She was a 50-year member and past matron of the Order of Eastern Star 195 and also a 60-year member of the Home Demonstration Club. She was a member of the Past Matrons Club.
Marguerite was a great cook and enjoyed making Greentown Glass pictures and collecting antiques.
Marguerite is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Darwin and Martha Freeman of Greentown; one daughter and son-in-law, Deanna and Wade Howard of Alexandria; four grandchildren and spouses, Craig and Sherry Langley, Jody and Tim Leas, Bryan Freeman and Kevin and Jennifer Freeman; nine great-grandchildren, Jeremy, Jason, and Matty Freeman, Jenna and Brooke Langley, Eric, Todd and Haley Leas, and Eli Freeman; three sisters-in-law, Hazel Heck, Alice Rose and Opal Hurley; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and three sisters, Pauline Ottinger, Golda Boswell and Wilma Usher; and two brothers, Paul and George Heck.
Services celebrating Marquerite's life will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at Sycamore Friends Church, 1148 N. 1100E, Greentown, with pastors Lou Herchenroeder and Jesse Vore officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery in Greentown.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. today at the church.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorial contributions be made to Sycamore Friends Church Building Fund or to a charity of the donor's choice.
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Record added: Jun 06, 2007
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