Background Photograph by Rachel Millard
Richard H. FreemanSeptember 28, 1946 ~ July 4, 2008 (age 61)
Halifax Richard H. "Rick" Freeman, 61 of Halifax, PA, passed away Friday, July 4, 2008 in Hershey Medical Center. He was born Saturday, September 28, 1946 in Cumberland, MD the son of H.G. and Doris Steppe Freeman who survive him of Grundy, VA. He was a devoted Christian, Husband, Father and friend. His daily walk with the Lord was an inspiration to all who knew him. He was co-owner of Allied Commercial Claims of Harrisburg. He was a member of the Friends of Fort Halifax Park, Inc., TIDA, and former School Board Director for the Halifax Area Schools. He also served as a lay pastor at Faith U.M. Church, Fisherville. He was a member of David's Community Bible Church, and currently attending Faith U.M. Church Fisherville. Surviving in addition to his parents are his wife of 28 years Bonita Engle Freeman of Halifax, daughter Elizabeth Anne Schirm and her husband Michael of Cincinnati, OH, Son Jeffrey Elliott Freeman and his wife Rhonda of Cincinnati, OH, and daughter Elizabeth Aileen Donahue of Harrisburg, PA. He is also survived by grandson Nolan Richard Crow and granddaughter Kara Belle Freeman both of Cincinnati, OH. Services will be held at David's Community Bible Church, Wednesday, July 9, 2008 at 11 AM with Rev Brook Solberg officiating, assisted by Pastor John Quintilian. Friends will be received 10 - 11, Wednesday, July 9 at the church and Tuesday evening from 6-8 PM at the Hoover-Boyer Funeral Home, Inc., Millersburg, PA. Interment will follow the service on Wednesday in the Long's Cemetery, Halifax. Contributions may be made to the Friends of Fort Halifax Park, Inc., PO Box 565, Halifax, PA 17032 or Faith U.M. Church, Rt 225, PO Box 653, Halifax, PA 17032. To sign the online guest book, go to www.hbfuneralhomes.com.