Beth A. Freeman

Beth A. Freeman, 58, passed away Nov. 2, 2013, at the CVPH Medical Center with her family by her side.

She was born May 29, 1955, in Gloversville, N.Y., the daughter of Larry and Marian Hallenbeck.

Beth resided in Northville, N.Y., where she graduated from Northville High School. After high school, she entered the United States Air Force and served her country for 20 years before retiring from Plattsburgh Air Force Base in 1993.

Beth was a Girl Scout leader for 23 years and a teacher’s assistant for 18 years at Morrisonville Elementary School. She was an active bowler and loved doing crafts and selling them at local craft shows.

She is survived by her husband, Gary Freeman; two daughters, Heidi (Frank) Freeman and Jennifer (Tyler) Ashlaw; three grandsons, Tyler and Ethan Freeman and Landon Ashlaw, all of Morrisonville; her mother, Marian Hallenbeck of Gloversville, N.Y.; one sister, Debra Hallenbeck of Seneca Falls, N.Y.; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her father, Larry Hallenbeck.

A graveside service will be held Tuesday, November 12, 2013, at 11 a.m. in Prospect Hill Cemetery in Northville. In lieu of flowers, the family would like memorial donations made to the Morrisonville Community Church, 1944 Route 22B, Morrisonville, NY 12962 or the Fitzpatrick Cancer Center, 75 Beekman St., Plattsburgh, NY 12901.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court St., Plattsburgh. Local burial arrangements are by the Gloversville Funeral Service, 4 Second Ave., Gloversville.