Charles Rodney Freeman passed away on September 24, 2012 at the Stettler Health Care Centre at the age of 81 years. He was born to Samuel and Frances Freeman at Ohaton, Alberta on November 12, 1930. Charlie was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and brother. His greatest joy was Christmas Eve with all the family, which had to be at his house.
Missing him will be Donna, his wife of 57 years; his children Peggy (Mike) Weinzierl, Colleen (Doug) Pivert; and his pride and joy the grandchildren: Deanne, Reneé and Toni double trouble, Dustin his farming apprentice, Nadine the city girl, Tyler his Sunday afternoon getaway driver and James his on call personal carpenter; his crowning glory the great grandchildren: Morgan, Makenna, Jordan and Jaxson; his sister Jean Davignon; sister in law Madeline Freeman. He was predeceased by his parents Samuel and Frances, his brother Fred, his sisters Betty Reynolds, Marion Witte and Joyce McBride.
Funeral services were held at Heartland Chapel of Stettler Funeral Home on Friday, September 28, 2012 with Rev. Susan Bowyer officiating. Family and friends gathered in the Heartland Reception Centre for a time of fellowship and a luncheon by the Stettler Royal Purple. Memorial donations may be made to Alberta Heart and Stroke Foundation or the charity of your own choice.
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