Darryl B. Freedman, 56, passed peacefully next to his loving wife, Gretchen B. Freedman, at their home in Fresno, CA on December 19, 2018. Darryl was born on July 29, 1962 in Bronx, NY, and at an early age moved to Fresno, CA with his mother Mary Iverne Freedman. As a teenager, after his mother's untimely passing, he went to work in the grocery business where he continued over the next 14 years while attending Fresno State University, then San Joaquin College of Law. After passing the California Bar Darryl spent almost 30 years practicing law specializing in personal injury. He cared deeply for his dedicated staff and all the clients he represented over the years. Continuing Darryl's legacy of service to our community are his close friends and firm partners Steve Cornwell and Renee Sample. Darryl B. Freedman is survived by his wife, Gretchen B. Freedman, his sons, Ryan Ramirez and wife Ally, Jarod Ramirez and wife Marissa, his daughter, Kaydee Hedrick and husband Jeff; 8 grandchildren, Elli, Tycen, Dylan, Dominic, Zachary, Brielle, Greyson, Halli; and many loving cousins and other extended family members. Funeral and Celebration of life to be held on January 5th, 2019 at The Well located at Maple and Nees at 11 am. After the service a reception will be hosted (TBA at service).
Published in Fresno Bee on Jan. 2, 2019.