William "Bill" E. Freeman, 90, of Marshalltown, IA passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2012, at St. Francis Manor, in Grinnell, IA. Cremation rights have been accorded. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorials may be directed to the Alzheimers Association. The Main St. Chapel of the Anderson Funeral Homes has been entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com.
Bill was born February 10, 1922 in Missouri Valley, IA to Everett D. and Doris L. (Cummings) Freeman. He graduated from Missouri Valley High School, attended aircraft school and served an apprenticeship with the railroad, where he was employed for 44 years. Bill was united in marriage to Eleanor Park December 6, 1942 in Missouri Valley.
Bill will be missed by his wife of 70 years, Eleanor, and three sons; William Eugene, Craig Allan, and Douglas Leon Freeman. He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, and two brothers.