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Goldia Freeman


April 10, 1927
May 27, 2019

Graveside Service 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 11, 2019 - Elmwood Cemetery, Centralia

Goldia Freeman, 92, of Arlington Heights, IL. passed away Monday, May 27, 2019 at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights, IL. She was born on April 10, 1927 the daughter of Thomas and Marie (Anderson) Mason in Flora, IL. She married the love of her life, Gerald Freeman on September 14, 1944 and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include her loving children, Dale Freeman (Elizabeth) of Arlington Heights, IL. and Deborah Villareal of Atlanta, GA. Loving grandmother to Anthony Winegarner, Christopher and Jonathan Freeman, caring sister, Lucille Hughes of Centralia, IL.

Along with her husband, Gerald Freeman, Mrs. Freeman was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Marie Mason; and her brother, Thomas Mason.

Goldia was so proud to be a wife and mother, having the opportunity to care for her family in her most loving way. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Centralia and the J.O.Y class.

Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia is in charge of arrangements. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at Elmwood Cemetery in Centralia with Pastor Brian High officiating. Memorials may be made in Goldia’s honor to Manor Care of Arlington Heights, 715 W. Central Rd. Arlington Heights, IL. 60005. Online condolence and memories of Goldia may be shared with the family by visiting and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.