Freda L. Kirk

10/10/1930 - 08/19/2021


Obituary For Freda L. Kirk

Freda L. Kirk, 90, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Patton, passed away August 19, 2021 at The Lutheran Home in Hollidaysburg. She was born October 10, 1930 in Martinsburg, the daughter of Jesse and Fannie (Ake) Wineland. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Lee H. Kirk, siblings Harold Wineland, Mabel Rhodes-Hollinger and R. Willis Wineland and son-in-law Rodger Hood. She is survived by children: Melody Hood, Heath, OH; Lowell (Dona) Kirk, Duncansville; Rhonda Kirk (Robert Madden), Altoona; Vernon (Jennifer) Kirk, Patton; Marlene (Brian) Eichenlaub, Hollidaysburg; Nathan (Karen) Kirk, Loretto; six grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Freda spent her life as a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a member of the Church of God, Patton, where she was a Sunday School teacher and pianist. She taught piano for many years and was a member of the Piano Teachers Guild. Friends will be received from 4:00 to 8:00 pm Tuesday at Stevens Funeral Home, Inc. 1004 North Fifth Avenue Patton. Funeral Service 1:00 pm Wednesday at the funeral home by Bro. Marty Simpson of Georgia. Interment Fairview Cemetery, Patton. You may leave online condolences at or on our Stevens Funeral Home Facebook page.

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  • 08/25/2021

    Our deepest sympathy to the precious Kirk family, with the passing of dear Sis. Freda. She was a lovely saint of God! May you know our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time.

  • 08/24/2021

    I'm sorry to hear of your loss she was a kind loving person she was always smiling every time I saw younz out side she will be missed prayers sent out to you family

  • 08/24/2021

    My deepest sympathy to you all, I remember so well all the plays we had at church and how I went to practice at your house. Her love to all was endlesss. I will always treasure the memories, and my daughters piano playing is a result of her teaching. Prayers to you all. Cathy Urbain White

  • 08/24/2021

    Please accept my sincere sympathies on the loss of your Mother. She was such a wonderful, warm woman. I will always have fond memories of her as my piano teacher. In fact, she is the reason I have enrolled my now 6-year-old son in lessons of his own. I am sorry that I cannot make the services in person but please know I am thinking of everyone. - Anne (Stoltz) Sutton

  • 08/23/2021

    Our deepest sympathies to our dear Sister Freda's family. She was one of the loveliest ladies We've ever know, so regal, so kind, so wise. She was such a blessing to all who knew her! We are so thankful God allowed our paths to cross and to have shared such sweet fellowship for so many years her smile will always be engrained in our hearts God bless all her precious family! Bro Greg & Sis Ellen

  • 08/22/2021

    Our deepest sympathy to all of you. Your Mom was one of the most sweetest, kindest person I ever knew. She was a wonderful piano teacher to both of our daughters. I will always remember her smile and laughter. Pat and Martin Willett

  • 08/21/2021

    My sincere sympathy to the entire Kirk Family. Life is interesting how my dad and your mom spent their last 5 years living on the same floor of the Lutheran Home. Best wishes to all of you! Maggie McNulty and Dean Baker

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