age 64, of Porter, IN, passed away on February 26, 2017, in Valparaiso, IN.
She was born on
June 23, 1952 in Valparaiso, IN to Robert and Mary (Ronco) Freeman.
survived by her husband of over 30 years, Terry Mentzer of Porter, IN;
daughters, Heather Brandenburg (fiancˇ, Russell Ippolito) of Portage, IN,
and Amber Freeman-Pardo (Daniel Lynch) of Valparaiso, IN; brothers, Robert
Freeman of Valparaiso, IN, and Hugh Freeman of Illinois; sisters, Rene
Frederick of Valparaiso, IN, Michele (Roger) Hoover of Valparaiso, IN, and
Lynette (John) Ward of Hobart, IN; grandchildren, Tegan Stephens (Bee Danh)
of Philadelphia, PA, Brittany (Josh) Kitchen of Portage, IN, Matthew Pardo
of Miramar, CA, and Brandon Pardo of Valparaiso. She is also survived by
numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in
death by her parents, Robert Freeman and Mary Clemons; brother, Eddie
Freeman and sister and brother-in-law, Arlette and Ron Shepard.
crafting and playing Bingo & Pogo games. She loved her family and adored her
fur boys, Rosco and Sebastian.
will be held on Friday, March 3, 201,7 at 11:00 a.m. at Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, with Pastor Scott Jones
Visitation will be
held on Thursday, March 2, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., and again on
Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at 11:00 a.m.
Cremation will take
place following services.
and memories may be shared with the family at