Leoda Mary (McCarthy) Freund, 91, of McHenry passed away in her home on Friday, November 30, 2018. Born, March 16, 1927 in Chicago the daughter of John and Vivian (nee Gorton) McCarthy. On May 18, 1949 she married Leonard M. Freund at St. Mary Catholic Church, McHenry. Leoda was a member of N.C.F.S. St Clara Ct. #659 for 57 years, past president Wonder Lake Auxiliary Unit 1169, and member of McHenry American Legion Auxiliary for 74 years. She was also a member of McHenry Kiwanis, McHenry Seniors, former McHenry County Election Judge, McHenry High School Class of 46, many card clubs, and loved to play Bingo and card games with her children and grandchildren. She was a faithful member of St. Mary Catholic Church and loved to be with her family at all times. The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you for the love and support offered by her extended family and friends.
She is survived by six children: John (Kandy) Freund, Darlette Parsons,
Marlette (Steve) Lane, Donald (Karen) Freund, Charlette (Roger) Hoffman,
Jeremie (Dorothy) Freund; daughter- in- law, Connie Freund; 18 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Mary Draper; many cousins, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Leonard of 45 years, son Ronald and three great grandchildren.
Visitation Monday, December 3, 2018 from 4 – 8 pm at Justen Funeral Home and Crematory, 3700 Charles J. Miller Rd., McHenry and will continue on Tuesday from 9 a.m. until time of prayer at 9:45 at the funeral home. Funeral Mass Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church. Interment will be held at St. Mary Cemetery. Memorials in her name to St. Mary Restoration Fund.
For information, call the funeral home at 815-385-2400. Express online condolences at: www.justenfh.com