Freeda M. Timmerman

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Freeda M. Timmerman, 87, of Linton, passed away at 12:55 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital.

She was born in St. Francisville, Ill., on March 2, 1923, the daughter of Edmond Paul Richardville and Flora Waller Richardville.

Freeda retired from GE, was a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church in Linton, and also a member of Pleasantville United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, James William Timmerman in 2006; three brothers, Charles, Randolph, and Curtis Richardville; and two sisters, Clara Swope and Dorothy Roettger.

Survivors include: two sons, Louis J. Rausch (Linda) of Charlestown, Ind., Raymond Timmerman (Sharon) of Davison, Mich.; three daughters, Cheryl Galligos (Paul) of Murrayville, Ill., Connie Clark (Dean) of Sullivan, and Carol Stallings (Sonny) of Guston, Ky.; one sister, Madine Relleke of Evansville; two sisters-in-law, Lucille Richardville of Haubstadt, Ind., and Edith Bicknell of Linton, 11 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 12 at Pleasantville United Methodist Church with Pastor Warren Allen officiating.

Interment will be at Pleasantville Cemetery.

Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, and from 9-10 a.m. on Saturday at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger and from 11 a.m. until service time at the church.