Blanche Freed

Blanche A. Freed died June 23, 2011.

She was born Jan. 11, 1923, in Iron Mountain, Mich., the daughter of William and Eva Perreault. At the age of 12 she moved to Newcastle, Wash., and graduated from Issaquah High School in 1941. She worked as a dental hygienist before becoming a homemaker. She met and married Richard Freed in 1957. They enjoyed traveling the United States making new friends and visiting relatives. She worked for Christies’ Florist in Seattle, creating floral arrangements. This led to teaching floral classes, taking painting classes and creating unique works of art.

She is survived by daughters Celeste Bingham of Salmon, Idaho, Christine Triplett of Olympia, Wash., and Jenny Denison of Enumclaw; 12 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Richard F. Freed, sisters Maria Blass and Margarite Perreault and brothers Albert and George Perreault.

A celebration of life is planned for 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at Flintoft’s Issaquah Funeral Home.

The family suggests remembrances to the American Heart Association.

Family and friends are invited to share memories and sign the online guestbook at www.flintofts.com.

More in Obituaries

Freda Burbank

Freda Lorene Burbank died peacefully Aug. 2, 2018, surrounded by her family at Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup.

Beverly Langdon

Beverly Langdon of Auburn died peacefully July 31, 2018. She was 81.

Thomas Lindberg

Thomas Edwin (Tom) Lindberg died July 23, 2018, at his home in Buckley. He was 65.

Martin Starr

Martin Charles “Haleesea” Starr of Auburn died Aug. 2, 2018. He was 71.

Deborah Graves

Deborah Anne Graves was in Seattle on January 20th 1954, she was adopted by Ida Verona Linson and Donald Charles Deakes.

Ivis Kauzlarich

Buckley resident Ivis P. Kauzlarich, 84, died July 25, 2018.

Kevin Forsman

Kevin Thomas Forsman died July 26, 2018, following a battle with cancer.

Dave Kizziah

Dave Kizziah of Auburn died July 23, 2018. He was 58.

Dale Fong

Dale Fong died July 24, 2018, at home, surrounded by his family. He was 75.

Most Read