James Gregory Freeman

SYRACUSE - James Gregory Freeman, age 92, died May 27, 2020. He was born on October 2, 1927 in Milwaukee, WI, the son of Lewis Martin Freeman and Beatrice Sarah DeRohan.


He grew up in Baltimore, Maryland, and moved to Chicago, Illinois for most of his early years. He attended Northwestern University in Chicago earning his Masters Degree in Business. He was drafted into the United States Army. He met and married Marilyn Mae Craig on March 1, 1952. James moved a number of times and ultimately moved to Syracuse in July of 2015 to be with his family.


He is survived by, spouse, Marilyn Mae (Craig) Freeman, three sons, Craig Freeman, Todd Freeman, Laird Freeman; brother, Richard Freeman; seven grandchildren; four great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by, father, Lewis Martin Freeman; mother, Beatrice Sarah DeRohan Freeman; brother, Thomas Freeman; grandson, Martin DeRohan Freeman.


Memorial Services will be held June 13, 2020 at 3 p.m. (MST) at the Wesleyan Church, in Syracuse, KS. Condolences may be sent to fellersfh@yahoo.com. Family Request, In-lieu-of-flowers memorial contributions may be payable Hamilton County Veterans Organization or Smile Train, sent in care of Fellers Funeral Home & Monuments LLC, P.O. Box 1253, 401 N. Sumner, Syracuse, KS 6 7878.