Von P. Freiburger

Von P. Freiburger, 66, of Roanoke, IN, died Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne.

Mr. Freiburger graduated in 1969 from Elmhurst High School. He retired from Local 166 Plumbers and Steamfitters Union after 48 years as a member, 26 years of which he spent as superintendent for project design and piping. He was a member of the NRA.

He was born April 6, 1951, in Huntington to Phillip C. and Evelyn Elsie Ludwig Freiburger. He married Joyce Smith on May 13, 1972, in Yoder, and she survives.

Additional survivors include a daughter, Kelly (Andrew) Johns, of Fort Wayne; a son, Craig (Angie) Freiburger, of Fort Wayne; two sisters, Marie (David) Carmean, of Yoder, and Janet (Bob) Martin, of Roanoke; a brother, Doug (Bev) Freiburger, of Ossian ; and three grandchildren, Reagan Johns, Trent Freiburger and Luke Freiburger.

Calling is Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Bailey-Love Mortuary, in Huntington. A service will be held at the mortuary on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, at 10 a.m., with calling one hour prior to the service. Rev. Raymond Scribner will officiate. Burial will be at a later date.

Memorial gifts may be made to the National Rifle Association in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.

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