AKRON – James Joseph Freeman, 80, of Akron, went home to Jesus Saturday, August 24, 2013 at the Cleveland Clinic.He was born December 28, 1932 in Wooster the son of Karl D and Melva Pailliotet Freeman.
He was a Navy veteran having served in Korea and Japan. Jim was a commercial real estate appraiser, a member of the VFW, American Legion and St. Victor Catholic Church.
Surviving are wife of 56 years, Marjorie (Bauer) Freeman; a son, Attorney Greg Freeman and brothers, Kenneth and John Freeman.
James was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Maryann Ebel.
Friends will be received on Thursday, August 29, 2013 from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Stephen Moran officiating. Burial will be at 2:00 p.m. at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman.
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
Acts 21:14 -The will of the Lord be done.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com. .
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster, OH
Thursday, August 29, 2013 from 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, 527 Beall Ave., Wooster, OH 44691