June 24, 2020

Freeman T. Detweiler, 78 years, 4 months, 17 days, of Charlotte, Michigan, passed away Sunday, June 21, 2020, at his home.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. at the Alvin Mast residence with Bishop Alvin Mast officiating. Burial was at Rest Haven Cemetery, Charlotte, MI.

Freeman was the son of Tobe and Lena (Miller) Detweiler. The Detweiler family moved to Jamesport from Delaware when Freeman was a boy and he attended Clear Creek Country School.

On February 9, 1961, he was united in marriage to Emma C. Gingerich. They lived in matrimony 59 years, he was preceded in death by his son Reuben Detweiler, parents, and 3 sisters.

Survivors include his wife, Emma and children: Henry and wife Rhoda, Charlotte, MI, Johnny Ray and wife Laura, Charlotte, MI. Betty Marie and husband Edward, Cookville, TX, Sarah Ann, Jasper, FL, Andy and wife Roseanna, Garnett, KS, Robert and wife Michelle, Bellevue, MI, Martha and husband Jake, Maize, KS, Katie Mae and husband Ferman, Jamesport, MO, Anna Mary and husband Nathan, Chetopa, KS, Toby Jay and wife Barbara, Chetopa, KS; 37 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.