Debra A. Freeman, 64, of Marion, passed away on Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 2:35 pm at her home.
Debra was born November 18, 1952 in Carbondale the daughter of Robert and Wanda (Sweeney) Fietsam. She married James Freeman on December 20, 1992 in Marion and together they have shared the 24 years of marriage.
She was a member of the Zion United Church of Christ. For over 33 years Debra was an LPN, working at Marion Memorial Hospital and Heartland Regional Medical Center. She enjoyed making angel pins and jewelry for herself and sharing them as gifts for her family and friends
She is survived by her;
Husband – James Freeman of Marion
Step-son – Andrew Freeman and wife Alice of Marion
Parents – Robert and Wanda Fietsam of Marion
Mother-in-law – Bonnie Bayley of Marion
Fred Fietsam and wife Linda of Marion
Jerry Fietsam of Marion
Christy Underwood and husband Rob of Marion
Jennifer McCuan and husband Corey of Marion
Lori Fietsam and fiancé Ryan Parrish of Marion
John Fietsam and wife Kodi of St. Louis, Missouri
Jeff Fietsam and wife Felicia of Marion
James Fietsam of Marion
Several great nieces and nephews
Preceded by her Sister-in-law – Pam Fietsam and Father-in-law – William Freeman.
Funeral services will be Friday, October 20, 2017 at 11 am at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Homes with Rev. John Holst officiating. Burial will follow in Davis Prairie Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday evening from 5 – 8 pm at the funeral home.
For those who prefer memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association or American Heart Association. Envelopes will be available and accepted at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home, 800 North Market Street, Marion, Illinois 62959.