Freida L. Acheson, 97, Fort Recovery, Ohio, died August 21, 2013, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Living Community, St. Marys, Ohio.
She was born January 25, 1916, in Royal Center, IN, to James Calloway and Catherine (Wolf) Calloway.
Surviving are 3 sons; James Acheson of Elkhart, IN, Charles (Shirley) Acheson of Columbia City, IN, Larry "Butch" (Marilyn) Acheson of Portland, IN; a daughter, Sue (Fred) Krill of Rushville, IN; a sister, Maxine Eikelburner of Logansport, IN; 17 grandchildren; 35 great grandchildren; 9 great, great grandchildren and a daughter-in-law, Judy Acheson of Englewood, OH.
Deceased are her father, James Calloway, mother, Catherine Calloway, son, Ronald "Dutch" Acheson, 2 grandchildren, sister, Emma Jean Hartley, brother, John Calloway and daughter-in-law, Kay Acheson.
She is a graduate of the 1933 Royal Center High School, Royal Center, Indiana.
She was employed as a secretary at the former Hein Insurance Agency, Fort Recovery, Ohio and served as clerk for the Village of Fort Recovery for many years.
She is a member of the Order of Eastern Star, Fort Recovery, OH. She was an avid reader, enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family.
Services are 10:30 am Saturday at Fort Recovery United Methodist Church, Fort Recovery, OH, with the Rev. David Gordon officiating. Burial is at Spring Hill Cemetery, Fort Recovery, Ohio.
Calling is 2:00 to 8:00 pm Friday at Brockman - Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery, Ohio.
and 10:00 am till time of service Saturday at the church. Contributions can be made to State of the Heart Hospice or to the Fort Recovery United Methodist Church.