David Clark Freeman
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David Clark Freeman was born Tuesday, October 27, 1953, in Stockton, CA and died Tuesday, July 12, 2011. He was 57. He grew up and went to school in Santa Rosa, graduating from Montgomery High School. He attended Sonoma State University, graduating in 1976 with a degree in education. He moved to Oregon in 1976. In the mid-1980s, David began a career in the car business alongside his father, Thomas C. Freeman, eventually becoming dealer and majority owner of Armstrong Buick VW in Gladstone, OR. He married Jan Worlein in 1985. They lived in Tualatin and Newberg, OR, and divorced in 2009. He married Lyuda Zhylko August 27, 2010. They made their home in Newberg, OR. He was an ardent Giants fan and coached Little League. David enjoyed gardening, the beauty of nature, and jogging. He loved animals, especially cats. Surviving and left to honor his life are wife, Lyuda; mother Betty Freeman, Santa Rosa; son Michael Freeman, Tualatin, OR; daughter Tracy Marin of Beaverton, OR; brothers Steve Freeman of Novato and Mark Freeman of Santa Rosa; grandchild Avery Martin, and those who lived and worked with him, who have come to know and appreciate him. His father Thomas Freeman preceded him in death. David's memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday July 23, 2011 at Joyful Servant Lutheran Church, Newberg, OR, with Pastor Gene Hockett officiating. Arrangements in the care of Attrell's Newberg Funeral Chapel.

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Published in Press Democrat from Jul. 21 to Jul. 24, 2011.
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July 24, 2011
I remember Dave very well from high school.... so sorry he has been taken so soon! My condolences to the entire family. -Debbe Nielsen
July 24, 2011
David at one time rented a room from my mom in Santa Rosa
Rose Moeller
July 23, 2011
To the Freeman Family, condolences for your lost. The Rincon Valley days we're the best time growing up!Dave, Steve and Mark! RIP Dave
Colleen SPARKS/Hutson
July 23, 2011
coach Freeman , He coach me on the major cubs at Westside little league in Santa Rosa [1974and 1975]. We had a lot of fun playing for coach Freeman , i'm sorry to hear about his passing ,coach Freeman will be miss and will always be in my thoughts , and my prayers will be with his family through these hard times Gary Kirby number 1 of the Westside Cubs
gary kirby
July 21, 2011
To Dave's family, Unfortunately I haven't seen Dave in years, but I always considered him one of my very best friends growing up. I am saddened deeply by your loss. He was a great guy.
Rick Fischer
July 21, 2011
i grew up with Dave in Santa Rosa. We were good friends and only wish we could have connected during this recent phase of life. I want to send my deepest wishes to the Freeman family--Rick Belluzzo
Rick Belluzzo
July 21, 2011
Dear Family,
David was a very special person to everyone he met. Our family of four share many happy memories of David, his brothers and our two sons Rick and Lee spent many happy hours together as the boys grew up in Santa Rosa. It is our prayer the Lord will comfort you in you in your time of sorrow.
Beverly Fischer-Bretzmann
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