DEBBIE FREIBURGER, 56, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013. Born in Wakefield, Neb., raised in Wichita, Kan. and Fort Wayne. Debbie graduated from Snider High School and IUPUI-Indianapolis. "She was a loving mom and wife." Debbie worked as an investment consultant and was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, Arcola. She loved being a mom first and foremost, as well as a loving and supporting wife. Debbie was known as "Momma Fry" to many. She loved supporting her children in all their activities, and made friends everywhere she went. Debbie loved the lake, social activities, gardening, garage sales, shopping, antiques, and fishing. "Her laughter, wit, and especially her smile will be missed by all of her family and friends." Surviving are her husband of 25 years, John Freiburger of Fort Wayne; son, Brad Freiburger of Fort Wayne; daughter, Nicole Freiburger of Fort Wayne; sisters, Anne Piazza of Fort Wayne and Dawn (Bob) Pickerill of Brookfield, Conn.; and many other loving relatives. She was preceded in death by her son, Joey; brother, Greg Muselman; and parents, Willis and Bobbie Muselman. Mass of Christian Burial is 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 12305 Arcola Road, with calling one hour prior. Calling also from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road, with a Vigil service at 6:15 p.m. Burial at a later date in St. Aloysius Catholic Cemetery, Yoder, Ind. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Masses or Francine's Friends Mobile Mammography. To sign the online guestbook, visit


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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 13, 2013