George H Freese

George H Freese

Tilden, Madison County, Nebraska, USA
Death 1988 (aged 91–92)
Ritzville, Adams County, Washington, USA
Burial Ritzville, Adams County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 53309926 · View Source
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Freese: ( b. 1896, d. 1988) "Judge George Freese. Service for Adams County Superior Court Judge George H Freese, 91, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Zion Congregational Church in Ritzville, Wash., where he had been a member since 1901. Burial will follow at the Ritzville Memorial Cemetery with Danekas Funeral Home in Ritzville in charge. Judge Freese died Wednesday at the Ritzville Memorial Hospital. Born in Nebraska, he came to Ritzville in 1901, graduated from Ritzville High School in 1916 and University of Idaho Law School in 1924. He formed his first law practice partnership with William O. Miller in 1927 and had his own private law practice from 1931 to 1955. He was appointed to Superior Court in 1955 by then Washington Gov. Arthur B. Langlie, retiring in 1971 at age 75. Judge Freese was a member and past president of the Ritzville Chamber of Commerce, served six years on the Ritzville School Board, was former Ritzville City Attorney and was a 50-year member of the Washington State Bar Association, also a member of the Adams County Historical Society and the Ritzville Independent Order of Odd Fellows. Survivors include two daughters, Barbara Lou Jolly of Littleton, CL, and Dena Marie Roberts of Bellevue, Wash.; one sister, Helena Freese of Spokane; and two grandsons." (Spokesman Review: 1-22-1988)**

Thank you Marjorie Womach for this transcription.

Father Henry Freese; Mother Dina Redecker

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