Norbert Eugene Freebourn Jr., 60, resident of Eldorado passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. at Hamilton County Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro.
Norbert was born July 31, 1952, in Pittsburg, Pa., to the late Norbert Eugene Freebourn Sr. and Claire Conrad (McGee) Freebourn of Sierra Vista, Ariz. He was a member of the Eldorado First Christian Church. On May 27, 1977, he married the former Mary Beth Marxkors who survives. Norbert was a quality engineer for DSM Engineering.
In addition to his mother and wife he is survived by three sons, Andy (Tara) Freebourn of Marion, Tom (Jessie) Freebourn of Eldorado, Mike (Stephanie) Freebourn of Troy, Mo.; a daughter, Andrea (Steve) Clark of Eldorado; a sister, Charity Ann Webster of Sierra Vista, Ariz.; grandchildren, Paislee Freebourn, Layton Freebourn, Drake Freebourn, Aidan Clark, Marissa Clark, Nik Clark, Isabelle Freebourn, Gabrielle Freebourn, Taylor Freebourn and Ryan Freebourn; special family friends, Amanda and Jared Cooper and children Lillie, Ryder and Hogan.
In addition to his father he was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Hilary Freebourn. Services will be 1 p.m. Friday, March 1, 2013, at Colonial Terrace Funeral Home in Eldorado with Scott Luckett officiating. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Friday. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Foundation and will be accepted at the funeral home. Condolences and expressions of sympathy may be sent via the website www.colonialterracefuneralhome.com.