First Posted: 7/2/2009
MOUNT AIRY Mrs. Louise Charlotte Hahn Freer, 83, of 144 Never Ending Trail, Mount Airy, died Tuesday, June 30, 2009, at her home. She was born Aug. 21, 1925, to the late Edward and Elizabeth Heller Hahn. She was a retired business administrator for her husbands veterinarian practice and an active member of Trinity Episcopal Church. Louise volunteered for many years at Northern Hospital of Surry County. She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Paul Freer of the home; daughters and son-in-law, Sharon Zucco of Goreville, Ill., and Karen and husband Fred Balmer of Charles City, Va.; son and saughter-in-law, Paul Freer Jr. and wife Jeanne of Mount Airy; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and brother and sister-in-law, George and wife Barbara Hahn of Jeffersonville, N.Y. In addition to her parents Mrs. Freer was preceded in death by grandson, Paul Freer III; and sister, Betty Baum. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 11, 2009, at 2 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Trinity Episcopal Church, 472 North Main Street, Mount Airy, NC 27030. Howell Funeral Service of Mount Airy is assisting the family. Online condolences may be made at www.howellfuneralservices.com.