Robert R. Freese, 83, of Fairbury passed away September 13, 2018 at Gardenside LTC in Fairbury. He was born December 8, 1934 to John and Adela Freese at Plymouth.
Survivors are wife Clara Jean (CJ) of Fairbury, daughters Vick (Joe) Adams of Hillsboro, TX, Suzy (Dennis) McAtee Fairbury, Bobbi (Jim) Hunt of Tempe, Ariz, Sandi (Neil Zenger) Freese of Haddam, Kan., Step-children Lisa (Mark Ludes) Gerdes of Worthington, Minn, Michael (Lori) Gerdes of Lehigh Acres, Fla., grandchildren Denika Adams, Shea Adams, Danielle Adams, Andy (Alicia) McAtee, Spencer (Samantha) McAtee, Brady McAtee (Alicia Huettner), Brandon (Danielle) Hunt, Amanda (Johnny) Bernard, Skyler Hunt, James (Meaghan) Long, Claire Ludes, Jeff Ludes, great-grandchildren Dexter, Carter, Lola, Paxton, Connor, Ruby, Lily, baby due in January, brothers Leon Freese of Beatrice, Gordon (Maril) of Lincoln, brother-in-law & sister-in-law Paul & Ruth Rosa of Fort Dodge, IA and Arlis Freese of Plymouth.
Preceded in death by parents John & Adela Freese, grandson Jordan Gausman, brothers & sister-in-laws Richard & Marilyn Freese, Allen Freese, Alvin & Bernard, sisters & brother-in-laws Pauline and Harold Miller, Hilda & Frank Stahly, Betty & Jack Kindsvater, sister-in-laws Alida Freese, Berniece Shafer and father & mother-in-law Ed & Willimette Vance.
Services will be Monday, September 17, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Fairbury with Pastor Glenn Meyer officiating. The family will greet friends Sunday afternoon from 3:00 – 5:00 at the funeral home. Memorials will go to the family's choice. Burial will be in the Fairbury Cemetery. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements www.gerdesmeyerfh.com