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GUDRUN JAKOBENA (BENA) FREEMAN (published on September 20, 2008)

GUDRUN JAKOBENA (BENA) FREEMAN December 28, 1919 - September 18, 2008 Peacefully on September 18, 2008 Bena passed away in her 89th year. She was predeceased by her husband Harold, daughter Shirley, parents, brothers, sister, nephew, and in- laws. She is survived by her son Tom (Diana); five grandchildren, Karen (Mal), Brenda (Dwayne), Dena (Jarret), Tami (Matt), Michael (Gen); 13 great-grandchildren, Sean, Caitlin, Colleen, Cameron, Amanda, Ashley, Ethan, Jacob, Sara, Sydney, Emily, Stephanie and Ella; one great-great-grandchild Riley, as well as several nieces and nephews. Bena grew up and lived in the west end of Winnipeg. In 1972 mom and dad moved to the courts of St. James where Bena resided until 2006. In 2006 Bena moved to the Charleswood Care Centre where she resided till her passing. Bena was a lifetime member of the First Lutheran Church, Order of the Eastern Star, and spent many years bowling in various leagues. She loved to travel and spend time at the cottage in the summer. She never missed her daily coffee at the Sals in the Courts with her many friends. A memorial service will be held at Neil Bardal Inc., at 984 Portage Ave. (entrance on Aubrey Street) on Tuesday, September 23 at 2:00 p.m. The family would like to thank the staff of the Charleswood Care Centre for their wonderful care and understanding in taking care of Mom. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations can be made to the charity of your choice. NEIL BARDAL INC. 949-2200

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