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Donna May Freeman

February 15, 1931 — January 3, 2021

Donna May Freeman age 89 of Fairfield, passed away Sunday, January 3, 2021, at Jefferson County Health Center.

Open visitation will be 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., Thursday, January 7, 2021, at Behner Funeral Home.

Graveside service will be 2:30 p.m., Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Glasgow Cemetery with Pastor Danny Cary officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Glasgow Cemetery or for a bench at the sports complex.  Cards and memorials may be mailed to Dave Freeman, 3125 Glasgow Road, Fairfield, Iowa 52556.

Donna was born February 15, 1931, in Washington County, Iowa to Asa and Antoynetta (Smithhart) Row.  Asa married Ruth McMain after the death of Antoynetta.  She married Duayne Freeman on June 19, 1949.  They celebrated 59 years of marriage before he passed away on February 21, 2009.

Donna was a CNA for Dr. Watson and also an EMT for Lockridge.  She was a member of the Glasgow United Methodist Church and when they closed, she switched her membership to the Fairfield United Methodist Church.  Donna had a strong faith in God and had a special place in her heart to help take care of people.  Some of her interests were crocheting, quilting, photograph, flowers and gardening.  She enjoyed visiting with friends and family.

Donna will be missed by her three sons, Joe (Desiree Regnier) Freeman of Fairfield, Dan (Judy) Freeman of Blue Grass and David (Phyllis) Freeman of Fairfield; 9 grandchildren, Carisa (Josh) Allison, Sara (Chad) Setterstrom, Cody (Christina) Freeman, Danielle (Jeff) Blake, Joshua (Loreto) Freeman, Jacob Freeman, Brad (Kolby) Freeman, Lindey (Weston) McKee, and Nick (Nicole) Freeman; and 19 great grandchildren.

Donna was preceded in death by her parents, Asa, Antoynetta and Ruth; her husband, Duayne; and 3 brothers, John, Gerald and Charles Row.

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Service Schedule

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Open Visitation

Thursday, January 7, 2021

12:00 - 1:30 pm (Central time)

Behner Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.

203 South Main Street, Fairfield, IA 52556

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