May 9, 1939 - May 6, 2016


Nancy Freese, age 76, of Oak Park, died Friday May 6, 2016 at her home.

Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM Thursday, May 19, 2016 at Foley Funeral Home Chapel, Foley. The Rev. Barb Peterson will officiate. Burial will be in the Ronneby Riverside Cemetery, Foley.

Friends may call from 10 to 11 AM Thursday at the Foley Funeral Home. Service with Dignity provided by the Foley Funeral Home.

Nancy Freese was born May 9, 1939 in Machias, New York to Kenneth and Leona (Mitchell) Williams Sr. She married Harvey Freese on October 3, 1988 in Foley. She lived most of her life in Oak Park. She attended nursing school in Dallas Texas before moving back to Minnesota. Nancy worked at the Foley Nursing Center for over 30 years. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting and canning. She was excellent at everything she tried.

She is survived by her daughter; Melodee (Ray) Castaneda, Clifton, AZ, grandchildren; Derrek (Marsha) Johnson, Darrin Johnson, Joshua (Jessie) Johnson, Dallas Johnson and Nicole Listerud, 11 great grandchildren and sisters-in-law; Norma Williams and Melinda Listerud and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Harvey and son, Anthony 'Tony' Listerud and brother, Kenneth Williams Jr.