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Karol J. Freeberg


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Karol J. Freeberg Obituary
Freeberg, Karol J.

Karol J. Freeberg, age 58, of Rudolph, WI died Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital, Wausau, WI after a courageous battle with acute myelogenous leukemia (AML).

Funeral Services are 11:00 AM Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at Christian Life Fellowship in Port Edwards, WI. Pastor Paul Liebherr will officiate. Visitation will be at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids, WI from 4:00-7:00 PM Tuesday and Wednesday at the Church from 10:00-11:00 AM. Burial will be held at Restlawn Memorial Park, Wisconsin Rapids, WI.

Karol was born March 29, 1959 in Milwaukee, WI to Ronald and Darlene (Crane) Kopstein. She married Edward R. Freeberg on July 14, 1979 in Kellner, WI. Karol was a systems analyst/programmer for Consolidated Papers/Verso in Wisconsin Rapids, WI for 40 years.

Karol loved her kitties Taz and Teddy; enjoyed gardening and flowers but most importantly loved her time with her family.

Karol is survived by her husband, Edward; parents, Ronald and Darlene Kopstein of Rudolph, WI; three children, Carrie (Joe Senn) Freeberg of Stevens Point, WI, Trista Freeberg of Wisconsin Rapids, WI, and Shannon (Erika) Freeberg of Peshtigo, WI; five grandchildren, Brittnye, Cole, Zachary, Madelaine and Rylan; three great grandchildren; two sisters, Rhonda Erdman of Wausau, WI and Sue Kopstein of Rudolph, WI and two nephews, Dale Kopstein and Ron (Lorelei) Kopstein.

Karol was preceded in death by her grandson, Derrick and father and mother-in-law, Edward and Viola Freeberg.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be given to Aspirus Palliative Care at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Dec. 11, 2017
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