Freda Mae Leeder, Beloit (1909 - 2014)
November 20, 1909 - April 4, 2014
Freda Mae Leeder, age 104, of Beloit died Friday April 4, 2014 at Sun Valley Terrace in Beloit. She was born November 20, 1909 to the late Alonzo and Mary (Teal) Clark in Viroqua, WI. She married Raymond Leeder on August 30, 1935 in Belvidere, IL. He preceded her in death on August 2, 1979. Freda was a longtime member of Atonement Lutheran Church and was active with Church craft and missionary groups. She enjoyed tending to her flower garden, going on Sunday drives, knitting and crotcheing.
She is survived by her nieces and nephews: Judy (Allen) Granger, Nancy Torkelson, Darlene (Jake) Gosa, Richard (Margie) Withrow, Hank Jr. & Kaaren Torkelson; Great Nieces and nephews, Vickie (John) Bickel, Cindy (Mike) Kellicut, Dawn Hill, Tom (Connie) Torkelson, Neal (Karen) Torkelson, Sarah (Russ) Owens, Connie (Phil) Bruni & Ross (Kim) Granger; good friends, Janice (Dick) Adney and many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; her six brothers and sisters: Virgil Clark, Riven Clark, Opal Dvorak, Thelma Withrow & Zona Torkelson; and two nephews, Jerry and David Torkelson.
The family would like to thank Sun Valley Terrace and Beloit Regional Hospice for the care and compassion they gave Freda.
Freda’s Funeral Service will be 1:00 p.m. Thursday, April 10, 2014 at ATONEMNET LUTHERAN CHURCH, 901 Harrison Avenue, Beloit with Rev. Tina Koenig Ray officiating. Friends will be received at Church on Thursday from 12 Noon until the time of service. Burial will follow at Eastlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations should be directed to Atonement Lutheran Church. Please share a memory or a condolence with Freda’s family on our website.
BRIAN G. MARK Funeral Homes
1000 Inman Parkway, Beloit 608-362-2000