OVID - Esther Joy Freed, age 20, of Ovid, died on Saturday (October 5, 2013) at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. Calling hours are on Wednesday (October 9) from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and a funeral service the following day, October 10, at the Waterloo Mennonite Church, 3028 Miller Road in Waterloo.
She was born March 26, 1993m in Reading, Penn,, a daughter of Marlin and Cynthia (Risser) Freed.
Esther is survived by 5 brothers; Myron, Edwin, Jonathan, Nathan and Timothy, all of Ovid; and 4 sisters, Rosella (Daniel) Zimmerman of Waterloo, Angela of Grayson, Ky., Janet and Sharon of Ovid; and three nieces, Elizabeth, Sara Joy, and Elfreda; both maternal grandparents, John and Lois Risser of Harrison burg, Va.; and her paternal grandfather and step-grandmother, Leroy and Amanda Freed of Ver sailles, Mo.; uncles, aunts, cousins and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandmother, Elsie (Moyer) Freed, and an infant cousin.