MATTOON -- Funeral Services for Freda Christen were held on Friday at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church with Reverend Paul Hopkins officiating. Burial followed at Resthaven Memorial Gardens. Organist Janet Homann played prelude and postlude music. Organist Cindy Donnell played, “What a Friend We Have In Jesus,” “I Know that My Redeemer Lives” and “To God Be the Glory.”
Pallbearers were, Jim Donnell, Doug Breningmeyer, Rory Gargus, Darren Gargus, Bob Donnell, Dylan Christen and Nathan Christen. Honorary pallbearers were, Christopher Roberts, Dan Donnell, John Schilling and Joe Donnell.
Mrs. Christen, 102, of Mattoon passed away on October 31, 2017 at Heartland Christian Village.