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Jean E. Friestad
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1917
Big Rock
Kane County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 2005
Rochelle
Ogle County
Illinois, USA

ROCHELLE - Jean E. Friestad, 87. of Rochelle, died Friday, April 15, 2005, in Rochelle Health Care West. She was born Aug. 28, 1917, in Big Rock, the daughter of Paul and Laura Michael Davis. She married Harland D. Friestad on Sept. 9, 1939, in DeKalb; he died Dec. 3, 2003. She graduated from nurse's training from Copley Hospital in Aurora. She worked as a nurse at Rochelle Community Hospital and was administrator at the hospital at one time. For most of her nursing years, she worked for Dr. Bogue and Dr. Koritz's office in Rochelle for 38 years, retiring in 1981. Her memberships included Faith Lutheran Church in Rochelle, Rochelle VFW Auxiliary and Rochelle Moose Club, and she is in the Rochelle Bowling Hall of Fame. Survivors include daughters, Barbara (Ray) Kannheiser of Rochelle and Cheryl (Jim) Pierson of Palm Desert, Calif.; sister, Sally Gibbs of Aurora; grandchildren, Renee (Rick Kesson) Anders, Mike (Carri) Kannheiser, Jason (Heather) Pierson, Ryan (Jade Rendon) Pierson and Joshua Pierson. She cherished her great-granddaughters, Tarryn, Amber, Marrias, Kayden, Grace and Maggie. Predeceased also by five brothers.

Service at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 20, in Faith Lutheran Church on Flagg Road. Visitation will be in Unger-Horner Funeral Home, 400 N. Sixth St. Memorials to Faith Lutheran Church or Ogle County Hospice. Burial in Woodlawn Cemetery, Creston.

Taken from:
Rockford Register Star
Rockford, Winnebago Co., IL.
Sunday, April 17, 2005
Page 8E - Col. 3-4

*A Charter member of Faith Lutheran Church.

 
 
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  Harland D. Friestad (1920 - 2003)
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Creston
Ogle County
Illinois, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 15, 2008
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Jean E. Friestad
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