Information from newspaper obituary of Arlie May Freed found in Dessa Mae
(Sunday) Wolf's estate sale 25 Nov 2000 -
"Arlie May Freed, daughter of Benjamin and Ellen Lininger, was born
10, 1887 in Steuben County, Indiana, and departed this life April 10, 1962
her home in Colorado Springs, colorado, at the age of 74 years and nine
She spent her early life in and near Angola. She was united
in marriage on
February 14, 1911 to Harold Freed and they started their married life on
farm. After retiring from farming they moved to Coldwater, Michigan.
Mr. Freed passed away in February, 1942. Arlie then worked at
Plastic Company in Coldwater, for about 10 years. Upon retirement she moved
with her sister and family, Mrs. John Quas, to Colorado Springs, Colorado
Arlie was of a loving nature and always willing to help in any way
could in sickness or in health. She was always happiest when she could
busy and always could find something nice to be doing for those she loved.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her father, mother, one
and three brothers. Her twin brother, Ray Lininger, passed away in
She leaves to mourn, her sister, Edith Quas and family, with whom
for the eight years, and where she will be deepley missed; also nieces,
nephews and a host of friends.
Funeral services were held at the Weicht Funeral Home in Angola April
with interment beside her husband in Mount Zion cemetery."
Submitted By: Theresa Ferguson