Warren I. Freeman, age 94 of Spring Valley, MN passed away Friday, October 19, 2018 at Spring Valley Living.
Warren I. Freeman was born August 13, 1924 in Spring Valley, MN to Wayland and Adelia (Brehmer) Freeman. He attended Spring Valley Schools and graduated in 1942. Warren was Co-Owner of Freeman Brothers and Son Construction which helped on the construction of the Alcan Highway from the continental US through Canada to Alaska. Warren served in the Merchant Marines Military Branch during WWII. He was united in marriage to Eileen Kirkland in 1952 in Spring Valley, MN. They had two children Jeffry and Marsha.
Warren was a lifelong farmer, he enjoyed fishing The Mississippi River and many different lakes in Minnesota. He was very creative and enjoyed building many different items including a boat and a crane for his tractor.
He is survived by his wife Eileen Freeman of Spring Valley, and his son Jeffry Freeman of Spring Valley, a son-in-law Curt Thompson of White Horse, Yukon Territory, 2 Grandchildren and 4 Great-Grand Children Reid (Julia) Thompson and their children Riley and Caleb and Ross (A.J.) Thompson and their children Nora and Del. A nephew Daniel (Vicki) Freeman of Golden Valley. He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Marsha, a brother Darrell and sister-in-law June Freeman.
Memorial services will be Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 11 A.M. at Our Saviors Lutheran Church in Spring Valley, MN with Pastors Betsy Dartt and Mark VanHouse officiating. Burial of the cremated remains will take place at Midway Cemetery in rural Spring Valley following the service.
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