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“To John, Nicole and Brad, We are remembering Debbie on the 9th of this month.We think of her often. We miss her smile and her caring ways We hope...Read More »
1 of 23 | Posted by: Sue and Jim Skora and family - IN

“Dear John, Nicole and Brad, Our family is remembering Debbie today, as it has been 6 months since she has passed. John, you look great, and...Read More »
2 of 23 | Posted by: Sue Skora and Family - Arcola, IN

“I am so sorry to just hear of Debbies passing she brought Sunny D into my shop at Rovers Makeover where i groomed him and her and I would have some...Read More »
3 of 23 | Posted by: Lori Hamilton - Fort Wayne, IN

“John, Brad, and Nicole You have our deepest sympathy! Deb was was such a ray of sunshine with the most beautiful smile....she will be missed by...Read More »
4 of 23 | Posted by: Barb Phillips - Fort Wayne, IN

“Oh what a beautiful Lady .. God bless you John Brad Nicole and all friends and family... our prayers are with you always... xo ”
5 of 23 | Posted by: pam phillips - ft. wayne, IN

“Dear John.....I was so sad and shocked to see of Debbie's passing in the paper. My heart goes out to you. I remember Debbie as one of the most...Read More »
6 of 23 | Posted by: Ginger (Robinson) Gadoci - IN

“Dear John, Brad & Nicole~ we are so sorry for your loss. When I was in the car with your Aunt Dawn I would talk to Debbie too. She had a wonderful...Read More »
7 of 23 | Posted by: Diane&Richard Welsh - CT

“Dear John, Brad, and Nicole, I was truly saddened to hear of your loss. I remember her beautiful smile and how lovingly she talked of Brad and...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: Marilyn McKee - Fort Wayne, IN

“Brad & Nicole, I am so sorry for your loss, and was extremely saddened to hear of this tragedy. Many prayers are being said for you, your mom's...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Amy Dumford - Fort Wayne, IN

“John and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. I pray for a speedy recovery for John. Such a shock. ”
10 of 23 | Posted by: Joyce Schuller (Pranger), Bernice's daughter - IN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. We have fond memories of Deb at Wallen during all the baseball games and tournaments. She always...Read More »
11 of 23 | Posted by: Brian, Cathy, Curtis and Rachel Wise

“John, Brad & Nicole: Our sympathy is sent to you and those close to you and Debbie. She was such a ray of sunshine. You will be in our...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Larry & Linda Rohrbach - IN

“Dear John, Nicole and Brad: Robbie and I are still shocked and saddened by the loss of Deb and John,your injuries. Sometimes life is a mystery but...Read More »
13 of 23 | Posted by: Bruce & Robbie Mathews - Concord, NH

“John, My heart aches for your loss. Debbie was such a special person. I am so glad that the two of you were able to make it to Jack's honorary...Read More »
14 of 23 | Posted by: Connie Pipher - Wolcottville, IN

“John and family, We are so sorry for your loss, you will be in our thoughts and prayers. ...Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: Dave and Carol Krouse - Payne, , OH

Tailgating at BSU last year. “I met Debbie five summers ago for the first time. She quickly became one of my favorite people in the world. All of the nights out by the firepit,...Read More »
16 of 23 | Posted by: Rachel Burtnett - Fort Wayne, IN

“Debbie was such a sweet and truly special person. My girls loved staying at Debbie's house while i had to work. It gave me a lot of comfort to know...Read More »
17 of 23 | Posted by: Rita Arnold - Westfield , IN

“I only met you once Debbie. I met you and John at Ball State when we were checking out the house our grandson, Josh, and your Brad wanted to rent...Read More »
18 of 23 | Posted by: Diane Combs - San Clemente, CA

<3 Debbie and Debbie 
Senior Prom “I can't believe it is real. We were just texting the other day about Nicole getting into Ball State and you were sending me pictures of your baby...Read More »
19 of 23 | Posted by: Sara Schaefer - Fort Wayne, IN

“My heart goes out to all of you. You're all in my thoughts and prayers. Another loss for our family. ”
20 of 23 | Posted by: LaRae Muselman - Pekin, IL

“We hold you all in prayers and send our condolences. ”
21 of 23 | Posted by: Scott and Jenny Franko - osceola, IN

“Our family couldn't be more saddened by the passing of Debbie and the injuries that John sustained. Great people, great family. It's a mystery why...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Mike Doseck - Fort Wayne, IN

“With Love, Thank you for all your kindness and heart. Michelle Brown, Jessie, Michael, and Christian ”
23 of 23 | Posted by: Michelle Brown - IN - Friend

Debbie Freiburger, 56, passed away Saturday, February 9, 2013. Born in Wakefield, NE, raised in Wichita, KS and Fort Wayne. Debbie graduated from Snider High School and IUPUI-Indianapolis. She was a loving mom and wife. Debbie worked as an investment consultant and was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church, Arcola. She loved being a mom first and foremost, as well as a loving and supporting wife. Debbie was known as "Momma Fry" to many. She loved supporting her children in all their activities, and made friends everywhere she went. Debbie loved the lake, social activities, gardening, garage sales, shopping, antiques, and fishing. Her laughter, wit, and especially her smile will be missed by all of her family and friends. Surviving are her husband of 25 years, John Freiburger; son, Brad Freiburger; daughter, Nicole Freiburger; all of Fort Wayne, sisters, Anne Piazza of Fort Wayne, Dawn (Bob) Pickerill of Brookfield, CT, and many other loving relatives. Debbie was preceded in death by her son, Joey, brother, Greg Muselman, and parents Willis and Bobbie Muselman. Mass of Christian Burial is 11a.m. Thursday at St. Patrick Catholic Church, 12305 Arcola Road with calling 1 hour prior. Calling also 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at D.O. McComb and Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road, with a Vigil Service at 6:15 p.m. Burial at a later date in St. Aloysius Catholic Cemetery, Yoder, Indiana. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Masses or Francine's Friends Mobile Mammography. To sign the online guest book, go to